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The Endgame: While the king is held to ransom by Parliament, Cromwell's New Model Army is in Putney debating radical proposals. Charles escapes and reignites the war, with the help of the Scots. A second civil war erupts in England, which is brutally suppressed by Cromwell. By reigniting the war, Charles's fate is sealed: a death warrant is forced through Parliament and the king finally loses his head.