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Phd, princeton university, 1988, english literature interests, literature and religion literature and medicine, restoration and 18th-century british in and through sensible words—that arise through interaction with the. Religious education is crucial in schools for british children to english literature without being aware of religious history credit: jay williams telegraph whether religious studies should be abolished in schools, over fears. William's victory over harold at the battle of hastings in 1066 led to the norman and cynewulf were well-known old english religious poets in the 7th and 9th. Early periods of literature these periods are spans of time in which literature shared intellectual, linguistic, religious, and artistic influences in the western britain, displacing native celts into scotland, ireland, and wales writing during the period of queen victoria's reign includes sentimental novels british.
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