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Charles I and Parliament: A Historical Perspective with Mark Turnbull

Season 10, Ep. 4

In this episode, we travel back to the opulent and turbulent 17th Century with Author and Historian Mark Turnbull. Mark passionately argues that Charles I genuinely sought to negotiate with Parliament. Explore the offers made by Charles, the flexibility of his red lines, and the challenging position in which he found himself during this pivotal period in history.

  • Step back in time to the 17th Century with Author and Historian Mark Turnbull.
  • Mark sheds light on Charles I's genuine efforts to negotiate with Parliament.
  • An exploration of the offers presented by Charles and the limited nature of his red lines.
  • Delve into the complexities of the 17th Century, uncovering the challenging position Charles I faced during this transformative era.
  • Join us as we revisit history and reassess the relationship between Charles I and Parliament.

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