Read More About It

  • Drew, Katherine Fischer.  Magna Carta. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 2004.
  • Hindley, Geoffrey.  A Brief History of the Magna Carta.  Philadelphia: Running Press, 2008.
  • Holt, J. C. (James Clarke). Magna Carta. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press, 1992.
  • Howard, A. E. Dick. Magna Carta: Text and Commentary. Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1998.
  • _______________.  The Road from Runnymede; Magna Carta and Constitutionalism in America. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 1968.
  • Sandoz, Ellis, ed. The Roots of Liberty : Magna Carta, Ancient Constitution, and the Anglo-American Tradition of Rule of Law. Indianapolis: Liberty Fund, 2008.
  • Thompson, Faith. Magna Carta: Its Role in the Making of the English Constitution, 1300–1629. New York: Octagon Books, 1948 (reprint 1972).
  • Turner, Ralph V. Magna Carta through the Ages. Harlow, England, and New York: Pearson/Longman, 2003 (reprint 2008).
  • Vincent, Nicholas. Magna Carta: A Very Short Introduction. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012.

For Younger Readers, the Young Readers Center recommends:

  • Baxter, Roberta. The Magna Carta  Cornerstone of the Constitution. Chicago: Heinemann Library, 2013.
  • Daugherty, James. The Magna Charta. New York: Random House, 1956.
  • Hodges, C. Walter. Magna Carta. New York: Coward-McMann, 1966.
  • Levy, Debbie. The Signing of the Magna Carta. Minneapolis: Twenty-First Century Books, 2008.
  • Levy, Janey. The Magna Carta. New York: Gareth Stevens Publishing, 2014.
  • Swindler, William F. Magna Carta. New York: Grosset and Dunlap, 1968.