It is legal because I wish it.
Has God forgotten all I have done for Him. Every time I bestow a vacant office I make a hundred discontented persons and one ingrate.
A political system in which a country is ruled by a monarch, who has absolute control.
Mr. Christopher Patten
A rebirth of cultural and intellectual pursuits after the stagnation of the Middle Ages. This period in European history features major cultural and artistic change.
Louis XIV of France
English Bill of Rights written after the Glorious Revolution of 1688. The bill created a limited monarchy and established Parliament as the ruling body of the nation.
Lesson #5: Limited Monarchs
How did events such as the Magna Carta, The Petition of Rights, and the English Bill of Rights cause a limited monarchy in England?