Francis I

Francis I

by R. J. Knecht

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780521243445
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 02/18/1982
Pages: 474
Product dimensions: 5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

List of plates; List of figures; Preface; List of abbreviations; 1. Childhood and youth; 2. King of France; 3. Marignano (1515); 4. The Concordat of Bologna; 5. The uneasy peace (1516-1520); 6. The king and his court; 7. The loss of Milan (1520-1522); 8. Penury and reform; 9. Humanism and heresy; 10. Treason; 11. Pavia (1523-1525); 12. The regency of Louise of Savoy (1525-1526); 13. The king's return (1526-1528); 14. From Cognac to Cambrai (1526-1529); 15. The hollow peace (1530-1534); 16. Domestic problems (1530-1534); 17. Patron of the arts and 'father of letters'; 18. Triumph and stalemate (1535-1537); 19. Fruitless entente (1538-1542); 20. The kingdom's wealth; 21. France overseas; 22. The crown and the provinces; 23. The last war (1542-1546); 24. Reform and resistance; 25. The growth of persecution; 26. The triumph of faction; Epilogue; Note on coinage; Manuscript sources; Select bibliography; Index.

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