The Great Escape of Edward Whalley and William Goffe: Smuggled Through Connecticut

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When Puritans Edward Whalley and William Goffe joined the parliamentary army against King Charles I in the English civil wars, they seized an opportunity to overthrow a tyrant. Under their battlefield leadership, the army trounced the Royalist forces and then cut off the king's head. Yet when his son, Charles II, regained the throne, Whalley and Goffe were force to flee to the New England colonies aboard the ship Prudent Mary--never to see their families or England again. Even with the help of New England's Puritan elite, ...

The Great Escape of Edward Whalley and William Goffe: Smuggled Through Connecticut 2012, History Press (SC), Charleston

ISBN-13: 9781609493028

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The Great Escape of Edward Whalley and William Goffe: Smuggled Through Connecticut 2012, History Press Library Editions

ISBN-13: 9781540206015

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