Author Results for Stephen J. Greenberg

Seizing the Fleet in 1642: Parliament, The Navy and The Printing Press

By Stephen J. Greenberg

From the outbreak of the Civil War in 1642 until his execution in1649 Charles 1 lost control of his navy and saw it ranged against him. At no time during the war could Charles count upon a strategic or tactical naval presence, ¬†which resulted in the Royalist war effort being severely constrained. Parliament controlled London […] Read More

Filed under: English Civil War | Other (location)
Subjects include: Navies