Weegy: During the High Middle Ages, one method monarchs used to gain more power was to? C. wage warfare by appealing to national pride User: What caused the dispute between Henry II and Thomas Becket?
A. Becket wanted the king to give legal rights to peasants.
B. Henry claimed the right to try clergy in royal courts.
C. Henry sought a divorce, which Becket denounced as heresy.
D. Becket argued in favor of the right of habeas corpus. ... (More)