The Plundering Time: Maryland and the English Civil War,

The Plundering Time: Maryland and the English Civil War, 1645-1646 According to most histories of Maryland, in Richard Ingle and his ship Reformation terrorized the tiny settlements on the Chesapeake Bay, bringing the violence and mayhem of the English Civil War to the New World But did he In this thoroughly researched and well told tale of deception, greed, and political intrigue, StMary s City archaeologist Timothy B Riordan unearths new evidence from muddy Pope s Fort in St Mary s to the Admiralty Court records in London to show that revolution was brewing in Maryland with or without the colorful, sometimes roguish Ingle and his crew


9 thoughts on “The Plundering Time: Maryland and the English Civil War, 1645-1646

  1. says:

    Excellent, well focused, well researched look at early Maryland and the English Civil War s impact on events in the fledgling English colony I d read the Maryland history before, but this is the first time I ve read such detail putting it in context of the larger civil


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