In this erudite, entertaining book, award-winning historian and television presenter David Starkey untangles historical and modern misconceptions about one of the founding documents of democracy. Along the way, he shows how the Magna Carta laid the foundation for the British constitution, influenced the American Revolution and the U.S. constitution, and continues to shape jurisprudential thinking ...
Hardcover: 288 pages
Publisher: Quercus; First Edition edition (September 8, 2015)
Product Dimensions: 6.6 x 1 x 9.4 inches
Amazon Rank: 1025628
Format: PDF ePub djvu ebook
David Starkey' book titled MAGNA CARTA: THE MEDIEVAL ROOTS OF MODERN POLITICS is a well written account Medieval English political and legal history. Starkey clarified the complex issues and identified the "players" who were involved during the reign...
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