University of Virginia: Kevin A. Creed's "The Pamphleteers Protestant Champion: Viewing Oliver Cromwell through the Media of his Day"

Read this page, which analyzes Oliver Cromwell's leadership in its historical context. After you finish reading write a paragraph that summarizes Kevin A. Creed's argument, and provides your evaluation of his essay. You may wish to consider the following questions: do you find the argument compelling? What evidence is used in this essay? How does this essay help you better understand Cromwell's role in seventeenth-century English history?