Magna Carta Magnified

Genealogy Web: What was the Magna Carta all about? What does it say, and in what context was it written? This article takes a look at the political climate in which the important document was written. When doing historical or genealogical research, it's always a good idea to put historical figures and documents in context. This article, written for genealogists, takes a look at the Magna Carta, the climate in which it was written, and the people who figured in its creation.