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A Military Parliament formed by Cror well and others, .. 334

The King seized by Joyce, ....

335

Hypocritical Artfulness of Cromwell,.

335

The Army marches against the Parliament,

337

Heavy Taxes levied by Parliament,....

337

Their Extortions and Séverities against the Episcopal

Clergy,....

338

Their Tyranny and Hypocrisy,.

339

Are obliged to submit to the Army,.

340

J'he King treated with greater Lenity,

342

He entertains Hopes of Accommodation with the Gen-

erals,

343

The Parliament temporizes,

344

Is subdued by the Army,

345

The King is brought to Hampton Court,

347

He flics to the Isle of Wight,....

349

Cromwell quells the Disorders of the Army,

350

A Council of Officers resolve to bring the King to Trial,. 351

1648 Vote of Non-Addresses ; the King dethroned,

354

His Confinement and pious Resignation .....

354

Second Civil War; Alarm of the Presbyterians,

356

Invasion from Scotland,

356

Discontent and Contentions in England,

357

The Parliament resolve to negotiate with the King, 359

Treaty of Newport,

360

The King's Dignity and Talents,.

360

Discussion of Terms, and the Treaty protracted,.

364

Civil War and Invasion repressed,

364

Surrender of Colchester ; Execution of Lucas and Lisle,. 365

The King scized again by the Army,

366

The House purged by Colonel Pride,

368

Its violent Proceedings ; Terror of the Nation,

368

1949. Passes a Vote for trying the King,

370

He is conducted to London,

370

The High Court of Justice constituted in Westminster

Hall,

371

The King's Trial,

372

His dignified Behavior; refuses to recognize the Author-

ity of his Judges,

372

Sentence pronounced,

373

Astonishment of the People and of foreiga Nations,.... 375

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