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Taking Liberties

The Struggle for Britain’s Freedoms and Rights

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Publisher: The British Library London 2008

ISBN: 978 0 7123 5029 7


This book tells the story of a 900-year struggle for political rights and freedoms in the British Isles, highlighting the courage and sacrifice of hundreds of individuals, the pivotal Acts and documents that changed society, the effect of those key texts on modern law and government and how the right to freedom can sometimes conflict with the need for control.


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