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ENG 630 : Shakespeare History Plays and the War of the Roses

Prerequisites: ENG 214 or equivalent.
Description: A study of eight of Shakespeare's history plays--Richard II, Henry IV (I & II), Henry V, Henry VI (I, II, & III), and Richard III--with special attention to the discrepancy between historical fact and Shakespeare's dramas and the reasons, political and aesthetic, for that discrepancy.
Units: 3
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