[A] thorough, lucid and balanced account. (American Historical Review
[a] fine and deeply researched study (Anthony Fletcher, History Today
A very good book... written with an enviable lucidity and calm authority (John Morrill, Times Higher Education Supplement
Donagan's War in England 1642-1649
is the first really systematic treatment of the military culture of the Civil War, seen from within: a study of what the war was like to live through for the men who did the fighting. It is likely to be definitive on these questions. (Michael Braddick, TLS
About the Author
Barbara Donagan is an independent scholar at The Huntington, California.