(40) Charles II Part 1
Added: Oct 15 2016
The iron man of history, Oliver Cromwell, died in September 1658 a month after his daughter, Elizabeth in his sixtieth year. His son Richard succeeded him as protector. Richard's protectorate, which only lasted eighteen months, is a history of quarrels between the officers of the army and parliament, along with growing discontent amongst the people, who were tired of the fanatical puritanism and the lack of amusement...