Henry VI

Author
Other titles
  • Henry 6th
  • Henry the sixth
Published
  • New Haven : Yale University Press [2001]
Physical description
1 online resource (xxvii, 400 pages, 12 unnumbered pages leaves of plates) : illustrations, maps.
ISBN
  • 9780300183993
  • 0300183992
  • 0300089260
  • 9780300089264
Notes
  • Originally published: London : Eyre Metheun, 1981. With new foreword.
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 375-384) and index.
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  • In English.
  • Print version record.
Contents
  • The myth of the royal saint -- An infant king -- Coronations -- Royal adolescence -- The attainment of power -- The royal entourage -- Patronage, faction and injustice in England, 1437-1450 -- The founder of Eton and King's -- War and peace : the problems of Normandy and Gascony, 1437-1443 -- Marriage and truce, 1443-1445 -- Surrender and defeat, 1445-1450 -- Parliamentary opposition and popular risings, 1449-1450 -- The frustration of Richard Duke of York, 1450-1453 -- Madness, 1453-1455 -- The first battle of St Albans and its consequences -- The loss of the throne -- The last ten years -- Apotheosis -- Appendix : itinerary of Henry VI, 1436-1461.
Other names
Related item
  • Print version:: Wolffe, Bertram Percy. Henry VI. New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2001 ; ISBN: 0300089260
Genre
  • Biographies.
  • Biography.
  • Electronic books.
  • History.
  • text
Language
  • English

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