Episode of Series “English History”.
Presents an overall view of medieval England from the Norman Conquest in 1066 to the decline of feudalism during the time of Henry V. Discusses the limited monarchy as the basis of the English form of democracy and explains the importance of trial by jury and the Magna Carta in the recognition and growth of human rights in Britain.
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