Editors. "Parliament attacks the King for levying tonnage and poundage unilaterally". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15992, accessed 25 January 2015.]
In England, Charles I's third Parliament opens a second session, which lasts until 2nd March. MPs attack the King for levying tonnage and poundage without Parliamentary authority.
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