The 17th century was the century which lasted from January 1, 1601 to December 31, 1700 in the Gregorian calendar.

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What was the official attitude to Cromwell after the Glorious Revolution?

Under the restored Stuarts, obviously, Cromwell was vilified. Actually, his exhumed head was publicly displayed on a pike for more than 20 years during their rule (wikipedia devotes a separate article ...