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  • In 1831 he published his History of England, AngloSaxon Period, later editions of which were published as History of the Anglo-Saxons; in 1832, his Rise and Progress of the English Commonwealth, pronounced by Freeman a "memorable book"; and in 1834 his Essay upon the original authority of the king's council.
  • "The like collapse has often been experienced in history when bands of religious men, going forth, as they thought, to freedom and the immediate erection of a holy commonwealth, have found their unity wrecked and their enthusiasm dissipated by a few inclement seasons on a barren and hostile shore."
  • He possessed a deep knowledge of France and her history, an abiding affection for the Commonwealth and especially the USA.
  • The English pole-vaulter tested positive for a banned anabolic steroid at the Commonwealth Games trials.
  • Covered Commonwealth Games since 1970, Olympics since 1972 and the world athletics championships since their inception in 1983.

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