Selected Works of Marchamont Nedham
, Jon Roland
The Case of the Commonwealth of England
(1650) Defends regime of Oliver Cromwell, attacks everyone else.
The Excellencie of a Free State
(1656) Develops doctrine of republican government, including idea of social compact to defend the rights of life, liberty and property.
Original date: 2002 August 12 Updated: 2002 September 28