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turbulent London of Richard II

Ruth Bird

turbulent London of Richard II

by Ruth Bird

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Published by Longmans, Green in London .
Written in English


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Statementwith an introduction by James Tait ; with an map of fourteenth century London by Marjorie B. Honeybourne.
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Open LibraryOL21734142M

  As Henry II seizes the throne after years of turmoil, a new dynasty is poised to haul this hitherto turbulent nation out from the Dark Ages and transform it into the nation state we recognize today. Featuring some of England's greatest but also most notorious kings, the house of Plantagenet would reign for over blood-soaked, yet /5(). This is a very fine book.’ Stephen Chan, SOAS, University of London ‘Richard Bourne's brilliant new book is an admirable, fair-minded account of a complex story, embellished with excellent portraits of its extended cast.’ Richard Gott, author of Britain's Empire.

The late fourteenth century was the age of the Black Death, the Peasants' Revolt, the Hundred Years War, the deposition of Richard II, the papal schism and the emergence of the heretical doctrines of John Wyclif and the Lollards. These social, political a. Richard II. Medievalists. When he was years-old Richard II’s grandfather died, leaving him next in line to inherit the crown. The delicacy of the situation was obvious. To protect Richard and help him make decisions, a continuously rotating council was put into place. Eventually, he leaned on advisers with whom he felt a genuine : Jeanette Lamb.

  Royal Blood is a thorough examination of the mystery surrounding the sons of King Edward IV of England, the so-called Princes in the Tower, through the eyes of a modern attorney. Not long after being declared illegitimate and placed in the Tower in /5. CHAP. V. From the accession of Richard II. to the beginning of the civil wars between the Houses of York and Lancaster. Edward III. was a prince of great abilities, and making due allowance for the unsettled maxims of government in that turbulent age, his long reign and prudent administration was very favourable to the advancement of commerce.


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This book--the first full-length biography of Richard in more than fifty years--offers a radical reinterpretation of the king. Nigel Saul paints a picture of Richard as a highly assertive and determined ruler, one whose key aim was to exalt and dignify the crown.

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by James Tait ; with a map of 14th century London by Marjorie B. Honeybourne Longmans, Green London [England] Australian/Harvard Citation. Bird, Ruth. The turbulent history of Harry Hotspur's power-broking descendants was granted the title at the coronation of Richard II in The 10th earl spent some 16 years in the Tower of London Author: Guardian Staff.

I found this paper, interestingly enough, as a loose insert in the used book I had received from England. The name of the book is THE TURBULENT LONDON OF RICHARD II. The book is practically unreadable, but does preserve lots of names and minutiae from the period that are of no interest to almost anybody.

But you never know. This paper was stuck in the back; it appears to be from a. Richard II meets the rebels on 13 June This image is from a s copy of Jean Froissart’s ‘Chronicles’.

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Although many of the women involved. Saul’s repeated engagement with the riddle of Richard’ character is one of the strongest features of this book, which gathers weight and cogency once Richard’s emergence as an adult king in allows a more consistent identification of his own contributions and initiatives in the business of government.

The Turbulent London of Richard II. London: Longmans, [Valuable history of Richard's reign from the perspective of London. Includes helpful explanations of the primary sources, a detailed chronology of events, and a map of London.] Clarke, M.

V., and V. Galbraith. "The Deposition of Richard II," Bulletin of the John Rylands Library Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bird, Ruth. Turbulent London of Richard II. London, New York, Longmans, Green [].

Richard II, (born January 6,Bordeaux [France]—died FebruaryPontefract, Yorkshire [now in West Yorkshire], England), king of England from to An ambitious ruler with a lofty conception of the royal office, he was deposed by his cousin Henry Bolingbroke because of his arbitrary and factional rule.

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Edward II presided over a turbulent and politically charged period of English history, but to date he has been relatively neglected in comparison to other fourteenth and fifteenth-century kings.

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