Magna Carta: The Birth of Liberty by Dan Jones
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Overview: "Dan Jones has an enviable gift for telling a dramatic story while at the same time inviting us to consider serious topics like liberty and the seeds of representative government." -Antonia Fraser
From the New York Times bestselling author of The Plantagenets, a lively, action-packed history of how the Magna Carta came to be-by the author of The Templars
The Magna Carta is revered around the world as the founding document of Western liberty. Its principles-even its language-can be found in our Bill of Rights and in the Constitution. But what was this strange document and how did it gain such legendary status?
Genre: Non-Fiction > History