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The Tyrannicide Brief: The Story of the Man Who Sent Charles I to the Scaffold
The Tyrannicide Brief The Story of the Man Who Sent Charles I to the Scaffold
Author: Geoffrey Robertson
Charles I waged civil wars that cost one in ten Englishmen their lives. But in 1649 Parliament was hard put to find a lawyer with the skill and daring to prosecute a King who claimed to be above the law: in the end the man they briefed was the radical lawyer John Cooke. His Puritan conscience, political vision, and love of civil liberties gave h...  more »
ISBN-13: 9781400044511
ISBN-10: 1400044510
Publication Date: 9/5/2006
Pages: 448
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Publisher: Pantheon
Book Type: Hardcover
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