Algernon Sydney is executed for plotting against Charles II (19 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Algernon Sydney is executed for plotting against Charles II as one of the conspirators in the Rye House Plot.

Citation:
Editors. "Algernon Sydney is executed for plotting against Charles II". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=16738, accessed 09 December 2016.]