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Charles Spencer’s story of bloody vengeance

AS well-known as the events of the English Civil War and the execution of Charles I are, the terrible retribution suffered by the ‘regicides’ after the restoration of Charles II have been largely neglected by history. Killers of the King, the new book by best-selling historian CHARLES SPENCER, tells of the grim fate of those who ‘dared kill the king’. TRISH LEE spoke to him prior to his appearance at Hungerford Literary Festival on Saturday

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TRISH LEE: I am really enjoying this book, which is already attracting favourable reviews. Given that you have previously written about Prince Rupert, is ...

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