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Magna Carta uncovered

Magna Carta uncovered

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Edition Details

  • Creators or Attribution (Responsibility): Anthony Arlidge, Igor Judge
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: Oxford : Hart Publishing, 2014
  • Publication Type (Medium): History
  • Type: Book
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XV, 222 pages ; 25 cm

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: Hart Publishing
  • Responsable Person: Anthony Arlidge and Igor Judge.
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 9 editions
  • First edition Date: 2014
  • Last edition Date: 2014
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD3946
  • Dewey Code: 342.42029
  • ISBN: 9781849465564 1849465568
  • OCLC: 881206898

Main Contents

Who made Magna Carta?
William Marshal
What was Magna Carta?
Law and order
Trial by peers : clauses 39 and 40 –Taxes
The king under the law
London and other cities
Robin Hood and the Royal Forests
Wales and Scotland
The charter restored
Towards democracy
Due process
The charter survives
The rule of law
“Reason of state”
Ship money
Independence of the jury and the right to silence
Towards an independent judiciary
The Bill of Rights
Rebellion in America
Appendices : Sources; The rebel barons; Translation of Magna Carta 1215; Petition of Right 1628; Bill of Rights 1689; Bill of Rights 1789 (United States).

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