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John Locke and the Two Treatises of Government.

John Locke was a political scientist writing in the late 17th century whose works would become very influential indeed. Locke‚Äôs primary writings emerge from a curious point in history. The Two Treatises of Government were written sometime before the deposing … Continue reading

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Aethelstan, Great Anglo-Saxon king, or Greatest Anglo-Saxon King?

Few among the line of the House of Wessex stand out above their peers as being remembered not only for great bloodshed, but great sources of law and order. Chief among these would have been Alfred the Great, who smashed … Continue reading

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