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Published: 25 September 2003

304 Pages | 10pp maps and 9 genealogical tables


ISBN: 9780199250479

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France in the Later Middle Ages 1200-1500

Edited by David Potter

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.