Desecration is the story of the Storming of Winchester in 1642. It is a short story in the Divided Kingdom series of English Civil War fiction by Charles Cordell. It is available as a FREE ebook (previously titled To Cleanse Judah).

Desecration - Winchester 1642 - an English Civil War short story

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A desperate ride, a city stormed, a final stand, a forlorn hope. Humiliation, torture, desecration, cleansing fire and bitter wind sweep through Winchester’s streets, castle, close and sacred aisles. England, December 1642.

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Divided Kingdom Characters, Historical Notes & Maps

I hope you will get to know all of the Divided Kingdom characters. This website includes character notes on each of them. You can find historical notes and maps to accompany their story at Notes and Maps. This includes background articles on The General Crisis of the 17th Century, the English Revolution and Great Rebellion, and Pike and Shot Warfare, as well as notes on the Storming of Winchester in 1643 to accompany The Cleansing of Judah.

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