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The Resource War, government and power in late medieval France, edited by Christopher Allmand

War, government and power in late medieval France, edited by Christopher Allmand

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War, government and power in late medieval France
Title
War, government and power in late medieval France
Statement of responsibility
edited by Christopher Allmand
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The essays in this volume portray the public life of late medieval France as that country established its position as a leader of western European society in the early modern world. A central theme is the contribution made by contemporary writers, chroniclers and commentators, such as Jean Froissart, William Worcester and Philippe de Commynes, to our understanding of the past. Who were they? What picture of their times did they present? Were their works intended to influence their contemporaries and what success did they enjoy? Other contributions deal with the exercise of political power, the
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digitized
Dewey number
944/.02
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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War, government and power in late medieval France, edited by Christopher Allmand
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Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Title Page; Contents; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Introduction; 1: From the Court of Hainault to the Court of England: The Example of Jean Froissart; 2: Froissart and his Second Book; 3: Alain Chartier and the Arts of Crisis Management, 1417-1429; 4: Intellectual Patterns and Affective Reactions in Defence of the Dauphin Charles, 1419-1422; 5: War, Propaganda and Diplomacy in Fifteenth-Century France and England; 6: History and the Literature of War: The Boke of Noblesse of William Worcester; 7: Commynes on Kingship
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ocn645423936
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 238 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846314421
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)645423936
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
War, government and power in late medieval France, edited by Christopher Allmand
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Title Page; Contents; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Introduction; 1: From the Court of Hainault to the Court of England: The Example of Jean Froissart; 2: Froissart and his Second Book; 3: Alain Chartier and the Arts of Crisis Management, 1417-1429; 4: Intellectual Patterns and Affective Reactions in Defence of the Dauphin Charles, 1419-1422; 5: War, Propaganda and Diplomacy in Fifteenth-Century France and England; 6: History and the Literature of War: The Boke of Noblesse of William Worcester; 7: Commynes on Kingship
Control code
ocn645423936
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 238 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846314421
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)645423936
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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