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Lawson Lies Still in The Thames

The Extraordinary Life of Vice-Admiral Sir John Lawson

Gill Blanchard

On 13 December 1659 Vice-Admiral Sir John Lawson (1615–1665) led 22 warships into the Thames and threatened to blockade London in defence of Parliament; in January 1660 Pepys began his diary, ‘Lawson lies still in the river’. This biography charts Lawson’s central role in the English Civil Wars and the Dutch wars, for which he received a gold chain from Oliver Cromwell, but also his vital contribution to the Restoration, rewarded by a pension from Charles II.

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Product information:
  • Publisher: Amberley
  • Year: 2017
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 288pp
  • Illustrated: No
  • Dimensions: 156x235mm
  • ISBN: 9781445661230
  • Condition: New
  • Weight: 0.6kg
Product code:
225758
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