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The Resource Tales from the long twelfth century : the rise and fall of the Angevin Empire, Richard Huscroft

Tales from the long twelfth century : the rise and fall of the Angevin Empire, Richard Huscroft

Label
Tales from the long twelfth century : the rise and fall of the Angevin Empire
Title
Tales from the long twelfth century
Title remainder
the rise and fall of the Angevin Empire
Statement of responsibility
Richard Huscroft
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This work tells the story of England's great medieval Angevin dynasty in an entirely new way. Departing from the usual king-centric narrative, Richard Huscroft instead centres each of his chapters on the experiences of a particular man or woman who contributed to the broad sweep of events
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Huscroft, Richard
Dewey number
942.03/1
Index
index present
LC call number
DA205
LC item number
.H87 2016eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Anjou, House of
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Anjou, House of
  • HISTORY
  • Great Britain
Label
Tales from the long twelfth century : the rise and fall of the Angevin Empire, Richard Huscroft
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: a diabolical dynasty -- The birth of an empire -- The Earl's tale: Hugh Bigod, civil war and royal recovery -- The growth of an empire -- The disciple's tale: Herbert of Bosham and the Becket dispute -- The young king's tale: Henry Fitzroy and his troublesome family -- The princess's tale: Joan, the Crusades and the politics of Europe -- The death of an empire -- Nephew's tale: Arthur of Brittany and the collapse of Angevin power -- The friend's tale: William de Briouze and the tyranny of King John -- The exile's tale: Stephen Langton and the road to Magna Carta -- The matron's tale: Nicola de la Haye and the defence of England -- Epilogue: dreams and fortune
Control code
936331642
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780300187281
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
90fbdcb1-c029-4800-97a4-c7a7b5156207
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)936331642
Label
Tales from the long twelfth century : the rise and fall of the Angevin Empire, Richard Huscroft
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: a diabolical dynasty -- The birth of an empire -- The Earl's tale: Hugh Bigod, civil war and royal recovery -- The growth of an empire -- The disciple's tale: Herbert of Bosham and the Becket dispute -- The young king's tale: Henry Fitzroy and his troublesome family -- The princess's tale: Joan, the Crusades and the politics of Europe -- The death of an empire -- Nephew's tale: Arthur of Brittany and the collapse of Angevin power -- The friend's tale: William de Briouze and the tyranny of King John -- The exile's tale: Stephen Langton and the road to Magna Carta -- The matron's tale: Nicola de la Haye and the defence of England -- Epilogue: dreams and fortune
Control code
936331642
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780300187281
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
90fbdcb1-c029-4800-97a4-c7a7b5156207
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)936331642

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