Charles 1 and Personal RuleCharles had decided to take matters into his own hands and had dissolved parliament. He now embarked on a period of personal rule, sometimes known as the Eleven Years Tyranny. Did he do better on his own? In this discussion we consider this question from a financial point of view. Key Question considered: How successful were Charles’ financial policies? Content covers: Charles' financial policies and the reaction to them.
Dr Glyn Redworth