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The Hundred Years War - Robin Neillands

The Hundred Years War

Paperback Published: 8th November 2001
ISBN: 9780415261319
Number Of Pages: 328

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A lively survey that re-creates the story of the Hundred Years War - the longest war in European history.The Hundred Years War is a lively survey, re-creating the vigour of this turbulent epoch stretching from 1152 to 1453. The Hundred Years War was the longest war in European history, a war which brought fundamental change in two medieval societies, and ushered in the Renaissance.The story of the conflict, its causes, battles, political struggles and consequences are told with colour and detail. This revised edition brings the scholarship on the conflict up to date and adds a new postscript examining the armies of the era.

Prologuep. xi
The Angevin Empire 1152-1223p. 1
The Homage of Aquitaine 1154-1327p. 15
Preparations for War 1328-32p. 33
Arms and Armies 1332-40p. 52
First Encounters 1330-46p. 68
Crécy and Calais 1346-7p. 93
The Black Prince and the Black Death 1348-56p. 109
The Fall and Rise of France 1356-80p. 151
Trouble in Two Kingdoms 1380-1407p. 173
Riots and Rebellions 1400-13p. 189
The Road to Agincourt 1413-15p. 199
Agincourt to Troyes 1415-22p. 222
Bedford, Burgundy, and the King of Bourges 1422-9p. 236
The Maid of Orléans 1429-31p. 252
The Congress of Arras 1431-5p. 266
The End of the Struggle: Normandy and Aquitaine 1435-53p. 273
Epiloguep. 289
p. 292
Bibliographyp. 301
Indexp. 305
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ISBN: 9780415261319
ISBN-10: 0415261317
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 328
Published: 8th November 2001
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 21.59 x 13.97  x 1.75
Weight (kg): 0.39
Edition Number: 2
Edition Type: New edition