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King Edward III of England

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Portrait of Edward III from Cassell's History of England

Portrait of Edward III from Cassell's History of England - Century Edition, published c. 1902

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King Edward III may be best known for laying claim to the French throne, thus setting off the Hundred Years' War. Edward was fond of Chivalry and created Britain's highest knightly order, the Order of the Garter.

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