Richard CromwellWasn't this beginning to look like an new form of hereditary rule? Richard Cromwell took over the reigns following the death of his father but never seemed comfortable in the role. Key questions considered: Why was Richard Cromwell unable to establish his rule? How important was Monck in bringing stability? Content covers: The rule of Richard Cromwell, the role of the army, the role of General Monck.
Dr Glyn Redworth