Editors. "Sir Ralph Winwood appointed Secretary of State". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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In England, the Howard party meets its political downfall, as Sir Ralph Winwood, an opponent of the faction, is appointed Secretary of State in succession to the Earl of Somerset.