Reader in Early Modern and Welsh History

Dr Bowen is a Reader in Early Modern History at Cardiff University and a Co-Invenstigator on the ‘Civil War Petitions’ project. He has published a number of books and articles on the seventeenth century including a study of John Poyer, the man who helped initiate the Second Civil War of 1648. A volume entitled ‘Early Modern Wales, c.1536-c.1689’ has recently been published, and Dr Bowen is completing a book-length study of a north Wales parliamentarian, Edward Vaughan.


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The British Civil Wars are often referred to as the Wars of the Three Kingdoms of England, Scotland and Ireland, which ignores the Welsh experience.

Interviews, Series, Wales