Time Pieces History: S1, E10: Oliver Cromwell

A look at Oliver Cromwell, a divisive but significant figure in British history. We consider what made him so unpopular, his achievements in government and on the battlefield, his early life and his grisly afterlife.   What You’ll Hear 0:53: Cromwell’s early life 1:23: The start of his political career 2:05: Cromwell as army commander…

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Time Pieces History Project Item 16: The Mask

First time on the blog or new to the Time Pieces History Project? Find out what it’s all about here, and then come back to this page for today’s item – the mask. The Mask – Introduction to Item 16 Yet another random object from my childhood, this mask has adorned one wall or another…

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