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War, Government and Aristocracy in the British Isles, c.1150-1500: Essays in Honour of Michael Prestwich (Hardback)
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War, Government and Aristocracy in the British Isles, c.1150-1500: Essays in Honour of Michael Prestwich (Hardback)

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Hardback 332 Pages / Published: 19/06/2008
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Crown-magnate relations, the Anglo-Scottish, Anglo-French and Anglo-Irish wars, national and local finance and administration and the nature of late medieval kingship are among the principal themes explored in this volume, along with aristocratic consumption, historical writing, chivalric culture and a review of recent work on crusading history. All newly commissioned from distinguished scholars, they shed new light on late medieval British political, military and governmental history. CONTRIBUTORS: NICHOLAS VINCENT, DAVID CARPENTER, M. L. HOLFORD, ARCHIE DUNCAN, MATTHEW STRICKLAND, BJORN WEILER, ROBIN FRAME, ANDY KING, W. MARK ORMROD, G. L. HARRISS, NORMAN HOUSLEY, ANNE CURRY, MAURICE KEEN, WENDY CHILDS

Publisher: Boydell & Brewer Ltd
ISBN: 9781843833895
Number of pages: 332
Weight: 885 g
Dimensions: 235 x 156 x 30 mm


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This collection provides a thorough look at the latest scholarship and historiography of medieval British political, military, administrative, and cultural history. All [the articles] are well-researched and informative works that do justice to the brilliant career of the man they honor. JOURNAL OF BRITISH STUDIES A valuable and handsome volume. [...] These essays greatly advance our understanding of the later middle ages in particular. ENGLISH HISTORICAL REVIEW

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