Ernest Augustus of Hanover imposes new Constitution (26 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Ernest Augustus, King of Hanover, who had revoked the liberal constitution on his accession in 1837, now imposes a new constitution with increased powers for the monarch.

Citation:
Editors. "Ernest Augustus of Hanover imposes new Constitution". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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