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Edward II in English Constitutional History

Published by Peter Mains on September 06, 2014 at 11:56 AM
Peter Mains

William Stubbs likened the reign of Edward II to a play in three acts. Each act ends with a murder. In the first act, the king calls under the influence of Piers Gaveston, the king's counselor and favorite. Gaveston is murdered by the baronial opposi ... (read more)

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