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People/Characters: Charles I, King of England, Scotland, and Ireland

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1603: The Death of Queen Elizabeth I, the Return of the Black Plague, the Rise of Shakespeare, Piracy, Witchcraft, and the Birth of the Stuart Era by Christopher Lee
All the Countries We've Ever Invaded: And the Few We Never Got Round To by Stuart Laycock
All the Queen's Men by Peter Brimacombe
Anne of Denmark by Ethel Carleton Williams
Apples of Gold in Settings of Silver: Stories of Dinner as a Work of Art by Carolin C. Young
Archbishop Laud (Phoenix Press) by Hugh Trevor-Roper
Aristocrat and Regicide: The Life and Times of Thomas, Lord Grey of Groby by Jeffrey Richards
Battles of the English Civil War: Marston Moor, Naseby, Preston by Austin Woolrych
Bell's British Theatre. Volume 12. English Plays; Being the Sixth Volume of Tragedies. King Charles I by Mr Havard; by John Bell
The Bishops' Wars: Charles I's Campaigns against Scotland, 1638-1640 by Mark Charles Fissel
Blackbeard: America's Most Notorious Pirate by Angus Konstam
The Bloodless Revolution: England, 1688 by Stuart E. Prall
Boundaries by Sally M. Walker
Brief Lives by John Aubrey
Britain in Revolution: 1625-1660 by Austin Woolrych
British Orations by Ernest Rhys
Captain Alatriste by Arturo Pérez-Reverteas Prince of Wales
The Causes of the English Civil War by Conrad Russell
Cavalier Queen by Fiona Mountain
Cavalier: A Tale of Chivalry, Passion, and Great Houses by Lucy Worsley
Cavaliers and Roundheads: The English Civil War, 1642-1649 by Christopher Hibbert
Champlain's Dream by David Hackett Fischer
Charles I, 1600–1649, King of England, Scotland, and Ireland by Mark Kishlansky
Christmas: A Biography by Judith Flanders
The Civil Wars Experienced: Britain and Ireland, 1638-1661 by Martyn Bennett
The Civil Wars of England by John Kenyon
The Civil Wars, 1637-53 (Sutton Pocket Histories) by Martyn Bennett
Collins dictionary of Scottish history by Ian Donnachie
The Complete Guide to the Battlefields of Britain by David Smurthwaite
Constitutional History of the UK by Ann Lyon
The Course of Irish History by T. W. Moody
Court Patronage and Corruption in Early Stuart England by Linda Levy Peck
The Crisis of Parliaments: English History, 1509-1660 by Conrad Russell
Criticism and Compliment: The Politics of Literature in the England of Charles I by Kevin Sharpe
Cromwell, Our Chief of Men by Antonia Fraser
Daughters of the Winter Queen: Four Remarkable Sisters, the Crown of Bohemia, and the Enduring Legacy of Mary, Queen of Scots by Nancy Goldstone
Death Knows No Compromise [short story] by Derek Wilson
Dick Chester: A Story of the Civil War by G.I. Whitham
Discover Unexpected London by Andrew Lawson
The Dragon's Trail: The Biography of Raphael's Masterpiece by Joanna Pitman
Drinking With Calvin and Luther!: A History of Alcohol in the Church by Jim West
The Duke of York [short story] by Patricia Finney
The Early Stuarts, 1603-1660 (Oxford History of England) by Godfrey Davies
Earthly Joys by Philippa Gregory
Edgehill 1642: First battle of the English Civil War by John Tincey
Elizabeth & Leicester: Power, Passion, Politics by Sarah Gristwood
Elizabeth's Spymaster: Francis Walsingham and the Secret War That Saved England by Robert Hutchinson
The Elizabethan Renaissance: The Life of the Society by A. L. Rowse
England under the Stuarts by George Macaulay Trevelyan
England: 1000 Things You Need to Know by Nicholas Hobbes
The English Civil War. 3 volumes: The King's Peace, 1637-1641/ The King's War, 1641-1647/ The Trial of Charles I. by C. V. Wedgwood
The English Civil War: Papists, Gentlewomen, Soldiers, and Witchfinders in the Birth of Modern Britain by Diane Purkiss
Face of Monarchy by Richard Ormond
The First Two Stuarts and the Puritan Revolution by Samuel Rawson Gardiner
The Fortunes of Nigel by Sir Walter Scottas Prince of Wales
Great Ages of Man: Age of Kings by Charles Blitzer
Great British Speeches: A Stirring Anthology of Speeches from Every Period of British History by Simon Heffer
Great Tales from English History Omnibus by Robert Lacey
GURPS Who's Who 2: More of History's Most Intriguing Characters by Phil Masters
Hastings to Culloden: Battles of Britain by Peter Young
Henrietta Maria by Carola Oman
Henrietta Maria by Elizabeth Hamilton
Henrietta Maria Queen of the Cavaliers by Quentin Blane Bone
Henrietta Maria: Charles I's Indomitable Queen by Alison Plowden
Henrietta Maria: The Intrepid Queen by Rosalind K. Marshall
History of King Charles the First of England by Jacob Abbott
A History of London by Robert Gray
The History of the Great Rebellion by Earl of Edward Hyde Clarendon
A history of the House of Lords by Frank Pakenham, Earl of Longford
The History of the Rebellion: A New Selection (Oxford World's Classics) by Earl of Edward Hyde Clarendon
The Horizon Book of the Elizabethan World by Lacey Baldwin Smith
A House in Gross Disorder: Sex, Law, and the 2nd Earl of Castlehaven by Cynthia B. Herrup
The House of Stuart by Maurice Percy Ashley
How the States Got Their Shapes by Mark Steinnot in English Common Knowledge
The Image of the King: Charles I and Charles II by Richard Ollard
Immortal Last Words: History's Most Memorable Dying Remarks, Deathbed Statements and Final Farewells by Terry Breverton
In Ashes Lie by Marie Brennan
Infinitesimal: How a Dangerous Mathematical Theory Shaped the Modern World by Amir R. Alexander
James II: The Last Catholic King by David Womersley
Jeremy Taylor: Selected Works by Jeremy Taylor
Killers of the King: The Men Who Dared to Execute Charles I by Charles Spencer, Earl Spencer
King Charles I : a study by Walter Phelps Dodge
King Charles II : Part One by Antonia Fraser
King James VI and I by David Harris Willson
The King's Revenge: Charles II and the Greatest Manhunt in British History by Don Jordan
The King's Peace, 1637-1641 by C. V. Wedgwood
The King's War, 1641-1647 by C. V. Wedgwood
Knight & Squire #3 by Paul Cornell
The Last Leonardo by Ben Lewis
The Last Lion: Winston Spencer Churchill, Volume II: Alone, 1932-1940 by William Manchester
Letters of Queen Henrietta Maria including her private correspondence with Charles the First by Queen Henrietta Maria
Letters to My Grandchildren by Tony Benn
Life in Elizabethan England by A. H. Dodd
Lincoln by David Herbert Donald
The London Encyclopaedia by Ben Weinreb
Lord Churchill's Coup: The Anglo-American Empire and the Glorious Revolution Reconsidered by Stephen Saunders Webb
Lord Minimus: The Extraordinary Life of Britain's Smallest Man by Nick Page
Making Haste from Babylon: The Mayflower Pilgrims and Their World: A New History by Nick Bunker
The Making of Modern Holland by Adriaan Jacob Barnouw
Memoirs, illustrative of the life and writings of John Evelyn by John Evelyn
A Midsummer Tempest by Poul Anderson
Modern Ireland, 1600-1972 by R. F. Foster
A Monarchy Transformed: Britain, 1603-1714 by Mark Kishlansky
Myself My Enemy by Jean Plaidy
Nell Gwyn: Mistress to a King by Charles Beauclerk
New York: The Novel by Edward Rutherfurd
Not in Front of the Corgis by Brian Hoey
On Royalty: A Very Polite Inquiry Into Some Strangely Related Families by Jeremy Paxman
The Oxford Companion to Scottish History by Michael Lynch
The Oxford history of the British Empire, Volume 1 : The Origins of Empire by Nicholas P. Canny
Perdita, Prisoner of War by Dorothea Moore
The Plagues of London by Stephen Porter
Playgoing in Shakespeare's London by Andrew Gurr
Political Ballads of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries, Volume I by W. Walker Wilkins
Prince Rupert of the Rhine by Patrick Morrah
Prince Rupert: The Last Cavalier by Charles Spencer, Earl Spencer
The Proud Servant by Margaret Irwin
The Queen's Orders of Chivalry by Sir. Ivan De la Bere
A radical history of Britain by Edward Vallance
Rebellion or revolution? : England 1640-1660 by Gerald Edward Aylmer
Rebellion: The History of England from James I to the Glorious Revolution by Peter Ackroyd
Reformation and Revolution, 1558-1660 by Robert Ashton
The Royal Stuarts: A History of the Family That Shaped Britain by Allan Massie
Royalist War Effort 1642-1646: Second Edition by Ronald Hutton
The Sale of the Late King's Goods: Charles I and His Art Collection by Jerry Brotton
Scotland: A Concise History (Illustrated National Histories) by Fitzroy Maclean
A Short History of England: The Glorious Story of a Rowdy Nation by Simon Jenkins
A short history of Scotland by P. Hume Brown
Sister Wendy's Story of Painting by Wendy Beckett
Sovereign Ladies: Sex, Sacrifice, and Power--The Six Reigning Queens of England by Maureen Waller
The Spencers: A Personal History of an English Family by Charles Spencer, Earl Spencer
St James' Palace: A History by Kenneth Scott
Stadhouder-koning Willem III : een politieke biografie by Wout Troost
The Stranger Prince by Margaret Irwin
The Stuart Constitution, 1603-1688: Documents and Commentary by J. P. Kenyon
Stuart England by J. P. Kenyon
The Stuarts by Maurice Ashley
The Stuarts : a study in English kingship by J. P. Kenyon
The Thirty Years War: Europe's Tragedy by Peter H. Wilson
This Realm of England 1399-1688 by Lacey Baldwin Smith
Three Blind Mice: The Dark History of Nursery Rhymes by Albert Jack
To Rule the Waves: How the British Navy Shaped the Modern World by Arthur Herman
The Tower of London in the History of England by A. L. Rowse
The Trial of Charles I by C. V. Wedgwood
Twenty Years After by Alexandre Dumas
The Tyrannicide Brief: The Story of the Man Who Sent Charles I to the Scaffold by Geoffrey Robertson
Tyranny and treason : a self guided walk through Westminster's role in the English Civil War by David Flintham
An Uncounselled King: Charles I and the Scottish Troubles, 1637-1641 by Peter Donald
An utterly impartial history of Britain, or, 2000 years of upper-class idiots in charge by John O'Farrell
Virtual History: Alternatives and Counterfactuals by Niall Ferguson
Women All on Fire: The Women of the English Civil War by Alison Plowden
The World Turned Upside Down: Radical Ideas During the English Revolution by Christopher Hill

Character description

Charles I (19 November 1600 – 30 January 1649) was the second son of James VI of Scots and I of England. He was King of England, Scotland and Ireland from 27 March 1625 until his execution.   His conflicts with Parliament over his royal prerogatives led to civil war and his deposition and death.

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