Parliament abolishes the Monarchy (35 words)

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After the execution of King Charles I in January, the English Parliament now officially abolishes the institution of the monarchy and the House of Lords, reducing the legislature from a bicameral to a unicameral system. 

Editors. "Parliament abolishes the Monarchy". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2011
[, accessed 20 October 2016.]

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  1. English Civil War