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2015 is the 800th Anniversary of the sealing of the Magna Carta. This course looks at the turbulent years from 1199 to 1267. From the beginnings of King John’s rule, to the historic sealing of the Magna Carta at Runnymede. We then look at the war with the Barons, the French invasion of 1216 and the war that continued into the reign of Henry III. Finally the course examines the Second Baron’s War and the rise and fall of Simon de Montfort.
7:30pm - 9:00pm for