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Anglo-Norman Studies XL : Proceedings of the Battle Conference, 2017 - (Hardcover)

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The wide-ranging articles collected here represent the cutting edge of recent Anglo-Norman scholarship. Topics include English kingship, legends of the Battle of Bouvines, ideas of empire, the practicalities of child kingship, and female rulership in Brittany. The volume continues in its proud tradition of source analysis: there are studies of northern French urban franchises, and Norman charters and a logistical take on the making of the Domesday Book, while narrative sources are represented in the vernacular by a study of Herman of Valenciennes' Bible and in Latin by the historiography of Robert of Torigni and Ralph ******. Further contributions focus on the twelfth-century ecclesiastical officers Abbot Peter the Venerable and Archbishop Thomas Becket, and the volume is completed with an analysis of the concept of economic resources with respect to Normandy.
Number of Pages: 256
Genre: History
Series Title: Anglo-norman Studies
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Boydell & Brewer Inc
Language: English
Street Date: June 15, 2018
TCIN: 53775152
UPC: 9781783272976
Item Number (DPCI): 248-03-4704
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