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02.08 - The First Bishops' War

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King and Covenanter call up their forces and prepare for war. Alexander Leslie returns to Scotland. We look at how the armies are armed and trained, and how Scotland's famous castles held up in the era of gunpowder.Check out the podcast website: https://www.paxbritannica.infoFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/PodBritannica/Twitter: https://twitter.com/BritannicaPaxPatreon: https://Patreon.com/PaxBritannicaFor this episode, I found the following publications particularly useful:
Adams, Goodare, Scotland in the Age of Two Revolutions

Russell, C The Causes of the English Civil War

Kishlansky, M, Monarchy Transformed

Macinnes, Allan, The British Revolution, 1629-1660

Harris, T. Rebellion 
Keynon, Ohlmeyer, The Civil Wars

James Miller, ‘The Scottish mercenary as a migrant labourer in Europe, 1550-1650’, in Erik-Jan Zürcher (ed), Fighting for a Living Book Subtitle: A Comparative Study of Military Labour 1500-2000

Alexia Grosjean, Steve Murdoch, Alexander Leslie and the Scottish generals of the Thirty Years' War, 1618-1648

Steve Murdoch (ed), Scotland and the Thirty Years' War

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