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Contested Will Summary

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The Shakespearean authorship question has been studied and argued for year and will continue to be argued because of lack of facts and holes in history. Shapiro wrote the book Contested Will and filled it with as much research, facts, and clue from his plays to persuade the reader to agree with his opinion. Shapiro believes that although we may not understand or have any knowledge of Shakespeare's inner workings, there is only one reasonable explanation on who wrote Shakespeare’s plays: Shakespeare did. Almost all of them on his own and a few in collaborations with scholars and writers in that time. He explains why so many believe that such a man never actually existed, by backing it up with theorist’s ideas and conspiracists. As stated
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