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Late Troubles in North Devon 1641 - 1646

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Late Troubles in North Devon 1641 - 1646

A fresh look at the English Civil War as it affected North Devon. Professor Ivan Roots, an international authority on this troubled part of England's history, describes the main players in the campaign, their characters and personalities with numerous fascinating anecdotes to help the story along. John Wardman, local author and history lecturer, deals with the campaign in North Devon making particular reference to Great Torrington. His contribution will be interspersed with short re-enactments by the characters well known at 'Torrington 1646'.