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King Richard III rises again via modern DNA - The Galveston County Daily News : Health

December 18, 2014

Medical Discovery News King Richard III rises again via modern DNA

Posted: Tuesday, August 12, 2014 12:45 am

William Shakespeare portrayed one of the literary world’s most despicable villains, Richard III, as a clever, ruthless murderer obsessed with ascending to the throne of England.

Historical accounts of this last king of the Plantagenet dynasty are more kind and describe a complex figure who, during his brief reign, instituted reforms beneficial to the common man.

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