Journals Higher Education



Published: 22 February 2010

432 Pages | 10 illus. 3 maps

ISBN: 9780199574865

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The Familiar Enemy

Chaucer, Language, and Nation in the Hundred Years War

Ardis Butterfield

  • Broad-ranging study of both English and French literature across three centuries
  • Sets Chaucer in a newly detailed French and Anglo-French context
  • Provides an innovative approach to nation through close analysis of French and English literary language
  • Considers the Hundred Years War from the perspectives of literature and language