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User Review  - MiaCulpa - LibraryThing

This is a fine snapshot of the social, political and personal history of Britain in and around the year 1215, the year the Magna Carta was signed. While the lords and the King were wrestling for ... Read full review

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User Review  - ralphz - LibraryThing

The Magna Carta is a wonder of modern governing, all the more fascinating because it initially was a failure. "1215: The Year of Magna Carta" digs into the world that produced the document, and ... Read full review

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User Review  - Medievalgirl - LibraryThing

Generally, a great introduction to the social context and the 'world' of the Magna Carta, everything from Political Culture, to Law and Order, rural and social life. An era that saw the birth of the ... Read full review

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User Review  - LynnB - LibraryThing

This is a very readable, engaging book about what life in England was like, and how that led to the negotiation of the Magna Carta. Well researched and well presented, this is a popular history that ... Read full review

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