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Rupert, prince and count palatine of the Rhine and duke of Cumberland (1619-1682), royalist army and naval officer

Ian Roy

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/24281
Rupert, prince and count palatine of the Rhine and duke of Cumberland (1619-1682), royalist army and naval officer

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Exile and early military career | Cavalry commander: Edgehill and Brentford, 1642 | The campaigns of 1643 | Newark and Marston Moor, 1644 | Captain-general, 1644-1645 | Naseby, the fall of Bristol, and court martial, 1645 | Naval war, 1648-1653 | Exile and wanderings, 1653-1660 | The Restoration | The Second and Third Anglo-Dutch wars, 1665-1667 and 1672-1674 | 'Country' politics | The virtuoso: art and science | Love and death | Assessment

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Subjects: biography ; history

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