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Published: 27 November 2003

304 Pages | 9 maps, 9 genealogical tables

ISBN: 9780199250479

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France in the Later Middle Ages 1200-1500

Edited by David Potter
General Editor: William Doyle

Short Oxford History of France

  • The only volume available in English to trace the development of France and its identity from the early 13th century through to the eve of the Reformation.
  • Includes expert contributions covering state-building, the political world, the economy and society, the relationship between crown and provinces, the Hundred Years War, and the role of the nobility.
  • Strong focus on relations between the centre and the regions builds upon recent developments in the historiography of France in this period.
  • Separate chapter on the nobility provides a useful introduction to this important area of late medieval historiography.