Rump Parliament gathers

(22 words)
  • Editors

Historical Context Note

Rump Parliament gathers having expelled all members who desired to negotiate with the King; new Acts could be made without royal assent.

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Citation:
Editors. "Rump Parliament gathers". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=2362, accessed 26 November 2014.]


Related Groups

  1. English Civil War