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Worcester 1651 : Battleground Britain - ATKIN MALCOLM

Worcester 1651

Battleground Britain

Paperback Published: 20th September 2008
ISBN: 9781844150809
Number Of Pages: 144

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The Battle of Worcester on 3 September 1651 was the final decisive engagement of the English Civil Wars. In this fascinating guide, Malcolm Atkin sets out in a graphic and easily understood way the movements of the opposing armies of Cromwell and Charles II as they approached Worcester and gives a detailed and gripping account of the deadly combat that followed. He also describes of the fate of 10,000 Scottish prisoners and retraces the route of Charles II as he made his dramatic escape.

The Campaign in Scotland, 1650p. 8
The Net Tightensp. 26
Containment and Skirmishing Phasep. 53
The Opening Attackp. 66
Counter-attack and Final Victoryp. 94
Flight and Capturep. 117
The Escape of Charles IIp. 133
A Tour Around the Battlefieldp. 146
Further Readingp. 156
Notesp. 157
Indexp. 164
Table of Contents provided by Blackwell. All Rights Reserved.

ISBN: 9781844150809
ISBN-10: 1844150801
Series: Battleground Britain
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 144
Published: 20th September 2008
Publisher: Pen & Sword Books Ltd
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 21.0 x 14.3  x 1.91
Weight (kg): 0.34