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King John

From MI6: Your mission – should you choose to accept it – is to see Magna Carta before it leaves Houston
August 7, 2014 · Be The First To Comment

Editor’s Note: This document has been intercepted from MI6. We have taken it upon ourselves to charge you with 007’s mission (he’s on summer vacation). Your mission – should you choose to accept it – is to visit the famed 800-year-old document now on display at HMNS. This special document (Magna Carta) is on borrowed […]

Understand the legacy of Magna Carta at an HMNS Distinguished Lecture
February 19, 2014 · Be The First To Comment

Nearly 800 years ago, on a summer day on the banks of the river Thames, 25 barons gathered waiting for King John. The document they sealed, under fluttering pendants, would come to underpin our modern conceptions of liberty, freedom and justice. But why — let alone how? We would come to call this document Magna […]



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