'Four Bills' are presented to King by Parliament but rejected (35 words)

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The English Parliament presents Charles I with 'Four Bills', calling on him to surrender control of the military for twenty years, and to allow Parliament to meet in any location, but he rejects these proposals.

Citation:
Editors. "'Four Bills' are presented to King by Parliament but rejected". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=16313, accessed 10 December 2016.]


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  1. English Civil War