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Magna Carta - Wikipedia

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Magna Carta Libertatum commonly called Magna Carta is a charter agreed to by King John of England at Runnymede, near Windsor, on 15 June 1215.

Magna Carta - British History - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Magna Carta, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com.

Magna Carta - The British Library

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Magna Carta is one of the most celebrated documents in history. Examine the British Library's copy close-up and learn more about its history and legacy.

Magna Carta | England [1215] | Britannica.com

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Magna Carta, English Great Charter, charter of English liberties granted by King John on June 15, 1215, under threat of civil war and reissued with alterations in ...

Magna Carta - History Learning Site

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The Magna Carta was signed in June 1215 between the barons of Medieval England and King John. 'Magna Carta' is Latin and means “Great Charter”.

Magna Carta 800th Anniversary | Celebrating 800 years of democracy

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Bringing you all the latest news about MagnaCarta's 800th anniversary in 2015.

History of the Magna Carta | Magna Carta Trust 800th Anniversary ...

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Magna Carta was not the first time that a monarch had agreed in writing to safeguard the rights, privileges and liberties of the clergy and the nobles – to place ...

The Magna Carta 1215 - Constitution Society

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The Magna Carta (The Great Charter). Preamble: John, by the grace of God, king of England, lord of Ireland, duke of Normandy and Aquitaine, and count of ...

Featured Documents | National Archives

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Oct 6, 2015 ... The Magna Carta With Magna Carta, King John placed himself and England's future sovereigns and magistrates within the rule of law.

Magna Carta - Internet History Sourcebooks Project

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The Text of Magna Carta. Introductory Note. As might be expected, the text of the Magna Carta of 1215 bears many traces of haste, and is clearly the product of ...

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Magna Carta an introduction - The British Library

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Essential information about Magna Carta. Why was it created? What does it say and why has it become one of the most celebrated documents in history?

English translation of Magna Carta - The British Library

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Translation of the full text of the original 1215 edition of Magna Carta from Latin into modern day English. Which clauses were later omitted and which are still ...

The Meaning of Magna Carta since 1215 | History Today

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Most students of English history know that King John's barons forced him to grant Magna Carta, the great charter of liberties that placed the English king under ...