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Richard III: Team rebuilds most famous spine

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Posted 30 May 2014 - 03:08 AM

Richard III: Team rebuilds 'most famous spine'

www.bbc.co.uk said:

Richard III's bent spine would have left him inches shorter, but able to function well, researchers have found.

Shakespeare depicted Richard as physically and mentally grotesque, a view rejected by modern supporters.

When his skeleton was found under a Leicester car park in 2012, the marked curve in its vertebrae was the first clue it could be the infamous monarch

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