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Chapter 17, Lesson 2: The English Monarchy (pp. 458-463)

I. The Reign of Elizabeth I

II. The English Civil War

    A. Kings James and Charles quarreled with Parliament and persecuted the Puritans.

    B. Parliament and the king vied for power.

    C. Supporters of the king and supporters of Parliament fought the English Civil War.

    D. Oliver Cromwell led Parliament's forces to victory.

III. The Glorious Revolution
    A. In 1660, Parliament invited Charles II to become monarch.

    B. The Catholic King James II fled to France when Parliament invited his daughter Mary to rule with her husband, William of Orange, a Protestant.

    C. England became a constitutional monarchy under Parliament's Bill of Rights.

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