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Document Magna Carta reading list

Reading list for the course King John, Magna Carta and the Community of the Realm

Church-State Relations, Monarchy, Kingship, Nobility, Charters, Civil War, Historical Reputation, Historiography view
Document Birth of an Icon?

George III’s reputation remained intact and even enhanced in the last few years of his life despite or even because of his total absence from...

king george III, eighteenth century history, Georgian Britain, Monarchy view
Link Image of the Magna carta

The Magna Carta (originally known as the Charter of Liberties) of 1215, written in iron gall ink on parchment in medieval Latin, using standard...

Magna Carta, Monarchy, Kingship view
Link Images of Queen Victoria

A collection of over 280 images of Queen Victoria, her extensive family, and her court.

Victorian, 19th century, Monarchy, Imagery, Photography, History view
Link History of the British Monarchy

Detailed information on British monarchs (and their families) from 400AD to the present day, as well as on the history of the British monarchy...

Royal family, Monarchy, Kingship, British constitution, History view
Link Claimants to the thrones of England and Scotland in the Oxford DNB

List of all unsuccessful claimants to the thrones of England or Scotland who appear as subjects in the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography....

Monarchy view
Link Historic UK

Searchable articles on topics related to the history of England, Scotland, Wales and Britain generally, including information on the Kings and...

Monarchy, Social history, History view
Course King John, Magna Carta and the Community of the Realm

When King John died in 1216 chroniclers believed that he went to Hell. This course seeks to discover the reasons for John's reputation, and to...

Monarchy, Kingship, Nobility, Church-State Relations, Charters, Civil War, Historical Reputation, Historiography view
Video File Video 11 (trimmed).mp4

How did John's formative years build up to his accession to the monarchy?

Church-State Relations, Monarchy, Kingship, Nobility, Charters, Civil War, Historical Reputation, Historiography view
Video File VID00013.mp4

A short introductory video clip, suggesting some of the questions about King John that the course will be addressing.

Monarchy, Kingship, Nobility, Church-State Relations, Charters, Civil War, Historical Reputation, Historiography view
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