Charles I - Can one king destroy the monarchy?

This clip explores the impact of Charles I’s personality on the outbreak of the Civil War. Tracing back to the start of his life, the clip examines how his own character traits had an impact on his reign and ultimately led to the outbreak of the Civil War. The role of Buckingham and Charles’s belief in the Divine Right of Kings also plays a part in his downfall.

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