The Siege of Liverpool and the Lancashire Campaign 1644, by John Barrat
Booklet published by Stuart Press, 44 pages. A5 size booklet (N6622X1)
The events detailed in this book relate to the progress of the English Civil War in Lancashire in the Summer of 1644, when the royalist tried to relieve York.' It details the events before and after the more famous battle at Marston Moor. Indeed these events in Lancashire would probably have received far more coverage by historians if it had not been for Marston Moor. This book details the campaigns and actions in Lancashire in the summer of 1644, the background to the campaigns and the units involved. From the introduction: Contents include:
Maps and Illustrations, including The War in Lancashire, The Siege of Liverpool, Ormskirke, Tarvin and Malpas
Parliamentarian Forces (including The Cheshire Army, The Lancashire Forces)
The Siege of Liverpool
The Storm of Bolton
The Invasion of Lancashire
The condition of the booklet is generally very good. The cover has one or two minor scuffs, but the staple spine is intact, and all pages are intact, unblemished and tightly bound.
There is a small price sticker on the rear side cover.