|Series||Eighteenth century -- reel 3444, no. 01.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||415|
There is an exploration of his legacy and not just Oliver Cromwell- and that legacy is astonishing especially when you consider his pretty humble beginnings. Oliver was the more famous Cromwell but this book puts Thomas firmly back in the spotlight/5(37). THE UNEXPECTED LIFE OF OLIVER CROMWELL PITTS by Avi is a wonderful book--as one has come to expect from the author. The year is and Oliver Cromwell Pitts, a twelve-year-old boy who looks far younger than his years, wakes up to find his home flooded and his father gone/5. Oliver Cromwell (25 April – 3 September ) was an English general and statesman who led the Parliament of England's armies against King Charles I during the English Civil War and ruled the British Isles as Lord Protector from until his death in He acted simultaneously as head of state and head of government of the new republican mater: Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge. Detail of portrait of Thomas Cromwell by Hans Holbein, (Wikimedia) A new book sets the record definitively straight on Henry VIII’s fixer. Thomas Cromwell: A Revolutionary Life, by Author: Moshe Wander.
Oliver Cromwell has always been a controversial subject in British history from regiside to religious tolerance he seemed to act on both sides of the spectrum at the same time. This book breaks his life down and presents a brief history of how he changed the way the world worked and how it subsequently went back after his death/5.