Late Medieval England 1399-1509: Longman History of Medieval England / Edition 1

Late Medieval England 1399-1509: Longman History of Medieval England / Edition 1

by A.J. Pollard
     
 

A highly accessible and unashamedly 'King-centred' history of the 15th century which, as Pollard clearly shows, was not only a period of change and disunity, but also witnessed a great increase in the English sense of identity and self-worth.See more details below

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A highly accessible and unashamedly 'King-centred' history of the 15th century which, as Pollard clearly shows, was not only a period of change and disunity, but also witnessed a great increase in the English sense of identity and self-worth.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780582031357
Publisher:
Longman
Publication date:
09/11/2000
Series:
Longman History of Medieval England Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
472
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.10(d)

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Table of Contents

Illustrations
Abbreviations
General editor's preface
Preface
Acknowledgements
Introduction: The fifteenth century in history1
Pt. 1Lancaster
1The Lancastrian revolution, 1399-140319
2Henry IV, 1403-1345
3The reign of Henry V, 1413-2269
4The minority of Henry VI, 1422-3792
5The majority of Henry VI, 1437-53116
6The fall of Henry VI, 1453-61141
Pt. 2The Realm
7The realm and its peoples169
8The Church and religion204
9Government and politics232
Pt. 3York and Tudor
10The first reign of Edward IV, 1461-71267
11The second reign of Edward IV, 1471-83297
12Edward V and Richard III, 1483-5324
13The region of Henry VII, 1485-1509352
14The end of the middle ages383
Maps403
Further reading406
Bibliography411
Index442

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