William Stubbs

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Noun1.William Stubbs - English historian noted for his constitutional history of medieval England (1825-1901)William Stubbs - English historian noted for his constitutional history of medieval England (1825-1901)
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The famous debate between Maitland and Bishop Stubbs over the relationship between medieval canon law in England and the Roman canon law in use throughout the remainder of Western Europe has been a staple of legal historians for decades, and of necessity stands as background to this work.