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Unformatted text preview: overeignty) to enforce and administer these rules to secure the country's boarders ! Early Development ! •In comparison with political change elsewhere in the world, the development of the modern British state has been gradual piecemeal, and peaceful •However, the country experienced repeated invasions by Celts, Romans, Angles and Saxons, Danes and finally Normans, each leaving important legacies. ! Early Development: Legacies shaping Today •An important legacy in the UK was the emergence of common law ! Common...
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