Sir Ralph Winwood appointed Secretary of State (30 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

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.

Citation:
Editors. "Sir Ralph Winwood appointed Secretary of State". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15737, accessed 07 December 2016.]