A list of the main titles used in the process of my local research.
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Portrait of a Cavalier - William Cavendish, First Duke of Newcastle by Geoffrey Trease. Published by MacMillan London Ltd. Brilliant.
Cavalier Generals by John Barratt. Published by Pen and Sword Books Ltd. Comprehensive study of most of the major Royalist commanders. Good reading.
The Siege of Bradford by the late Dr P. R. Newman.. Bradford Libraries Dpt. Out of print but available from Bradford Libraries Dpt.
Adwalton Moor 1643 The Battle that Changed a War by David Johnson. Published by Blackthorn Press. Still available. Excellent piece of work and very useful.
The Battle for York. Marston Moor 1644. by John Barratt. Tempus Publishing Ltd. Still available.
Marston Moor 1644 The Beginning of the End by John Tincey. Osprey Publishing. Still available.
Yorkshire Battlefields by Ivan E. Broadhead. Still available.
The English Civil War 1642-1651 An Illustrated Military History by Philip Haythornthwaite. Published by Brockhampton Press London.
The Civil War in Yorkshire by David Cooke. Published by Pen and Sword Military Books.
Old Ironsides, A Military Biography of Oliver Cromwell by Frank Kitson. Published by Orion Publishing Group.