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Consequently, the accuracy of the finished History of the Rebellion and Civil
Wars in England varies considerably according to the date of its composition. The
deficiencies of the History and the Life, which was later published from the ...
Cobbett's careers as a journalist and, for the last three years of his life, as a
member of the House of Commons were devoted to restoring his ideal of rural
England in a country rapidly being transformed by the Industrial Revolution into
It developed from the activities of English Christians of the late 1 6th and 17th
centuries who wished to separate from the Church of England and form
independent churches. A group of these Separatists (Independents) left England
for Holland ...
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