What was the English Civil War?

The English Civil War (also called the Puritan Revolution) took place during the years of 1642 to 1648. This was a battle between King Charles l and the middle class citizens in England. Middle class citizens felt their voices were not being heard in government. During this time the members of parliament were people of wealth, class, and nobility, not ordinary working class business men and citizens. These citizens formed a group and waged war on the King who was eventually over thrown. You can find more information here: