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The Monarchy was restored in 1660.
Direct Link: 016- The Restoration
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After serving in Parliament and the courts of both Charles I and Charles II, Edward Hyde wrote a massively influential history of the English Civil Wars.
Update: Fixed pronunciation of "Skilly Isles" and corrected Hyde's relationship to Queen Mary and Queen Anne."
Direct Link: Supplemental- Sir Edward Hyde, First Earl of Clarendon
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Oliver Cromwell died on September 3, 1658. His son and heir Richard was unable to hold the Protectorate together.
Direct Link: 015- The Good Old Cause
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