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The Templars, Magna Carta and King John

Question: What connects “bad” King John, the famous Magna Carta and the Knights Templar? Answer: A lot more than you think! In 1215, King John was forced into signing the Magna Carta. This document enshrined basic rights and curbed royal…

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Magna Carta – a feminist charter?

Magna Carta is a surprisingly progressive charter for the year 1215 and some of its provisions border on being feminist as Tony McMahon reports

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King John and the Templar master

The role that the Templar knights played supporting King John during the signing of the Magna Carta

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