The Hundred Years War, Volume 4: Cursed Kings

The Hundred Years War, Volume 4: Cursed Kings

by Jonathan Sumption


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780812223880
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.
Publication date: 03/28/2017
Series: The Middle Ages Series
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 928
Sales rank: 1,225,929
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 2.00(d)

About the Author

Jonathan Sumption is a former history fellow of Magdalen College, Oxford, and the author of The Hundred Years War, Volume 1: Trial by Battle, The Hundred Years War, Volume 2: Trial by Fire, and The Hundred Years War, Volume 3: Divided Houses, all available from the University of Pennsylvania Press.

Table of Contents

List of Maps, Plans and Tables ix

Preface xi

I Paris 1400: A Time of Fortune 1

II Divided Island: England, 1399-1402 43

III The Pirate War, 1402-1404 89

IV The Duke of Orléans, 1404-1405 130

V Gascony and Wales, 1405-1407 184

VI In the Rue Vieille du Temple: The Road to Civil War, 1407-1411 234

VII Unwelcome Friends: The English in France, 1411-1413 278

VIII The Cabochians: Revolution in Paris, 1413 332

IX Henry V, 1413-1414 366

X 'With trety ye lose…': Towards the Breach, 1414-1415 401

XI Harfleur and Agincourt, 1415 431

XII The Count of Armagnac, 1415-1417 468

XIII The Conquest of Normandy, 1417-1418 530

XIV The Siege of Rouen, 1418-1419 580

XV On the Bridge of Montereau, 1419-1420 615

XVI The Treaty of Troyes, 1419-1420 655

XVII Melun and Paris: Disaster at Baugé, 1420-1421 701

XVIII The Siege of Meaux: The Death of Princes, 1421-1422 735

Abbreviations 780

References 781

Bibliography 842

Index 882

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