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There are hundreds if not thousands of books available dealing with the period of the English Civil Wars (or, as some historians prefer, the Wars of the Three Kingdoms). The following books have been recommended by a various members of the Battalia.

The King's Peace, 1637-41
The King’s War, 1641 – 47
The Trial of Charles I
all by C. V. Wedgwood

The Outbreak of the English Civil War
Anthony Fletcher

Britain in Revolution: 1625-1660
Austin Woolrych, 2004

The Civil War: The War of the Three Kingdoms 1638-1660
Trevor Royle, 2004

The Noble Revolt
John Adamson, 2007

The English Revolution and the Wars in the Three Kingdoms, 1638-1652
Ian Gentles, 2007

God's Fury, England's Fire: A New History of the English Civil Wars
Michael Braddick, 2008

The English Civil Wars: 1640 - 1660
Blair Worden, 2009

A Brief History of the English Civil Wars
John Miller, 2009

The English Civil War: A People's History
Diane Purkiss, 2012

If your interest lies in civilian, rather thanmilitary subjects, there are many more books, including:

The Verneys: A True Story of Love, War and Madness in Seventeenth-Century England
Adrian Tinniswood, 2007

The World Turned Upside Down
Christopher Hill, 1972

The Weaker Vessel
Antonia Fraser, 2001