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1422 UNIVERSAL HISTORYTHE MODERN WORLD.

the church. The latter, however, was as obstinate as his enemies. He had the coronation

of his son Henry remanded to the Archbishop

of York. thus openly denying the primacy of

Canterbury. In the early part of 1170 a superficial reconciliation was patched up between

the king and the prelate; but Henry gave

some of his less scrupulous barons to