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William Laud

(1573—1645) archbishop of Canterbury

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Laud, William

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World Encyclopedia

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As religious adviser to King Charles I, whom he supported during his period of non-parliamentary rule (1629–40), ...

Laud, William

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The Continuum Encyclopedia of British Philosophy

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William Laud was born in Reading on 7 October 1573 and was beheaded in the Tower on 10 January 1645 ...

Laud, William

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The Oxford Companion to the Book

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A benefactor to the *Bodleian and chancellor of Oxford University (1630–41), he donated to the university’s library more ...

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