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The Plantagenet encyclopedia

The Plantagenet encyclopedia

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Published by Grove Weidenfeld in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Plantagenet, House of -- Encyclopedias.,
    • Great Britain -- History -- Plantagenets, 1154-1399 -- Encyclopedias.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Elizabeth Hallam.
      ContributionsHallam, Elizabeth M.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA225 .P54 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination224 p. :
      Number of Pages224
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2225821M
      ISBN 100802112897
      LC Control Number89070713

      Genealogy discussion about Plantagenet Encyclopedia. Preview: I just went to the library's used book store and got a bargain on the Plantagent Encyclopedia for $3. It has photos, burials, and cl. England in the Late Middle Ages concerns the history of England during the late medieval period, from the thirteenth century, the end of the Angevins, and the accession of Henry III – considered by many to mark the start of the Plantagenet dynasty – until the accession to the throne of the Tudor dynasty in , which is often taken as the most convenient marker for the end of the Middle.

      Popular Plantagenet Books Showing of The White Queen (The Plantagenet and Tudor Novels, #2; The Cousins War #1) by. Philippa Gregory (Goodreads Author) (shelved 30 times as plantagenet) avg rating — , ratings — published Want to Read saving Want to Read. The House of Plantagenet ruled England in some form or another from the reign of Henry II, beginning in , until the House of Tudor came to power when Richard III fell at the Battle of Bosworth Field in It goes back to the Angevin counts (from , dukes) of the western French province of dynasties belong to it: Angevins, House of Lancaster (Lancastrians) and House of Country: Kingdom of England, Kingdom of .

      Also called the Angevin Dynasty, the House of Plantagenet ruled England from to The reign of the House of Plantagenet ended in the final battle of the Wars of the Roses, fought between the Lancaster and York families. The victor, Henry Tudor, became Henry VII and officially ended the Plantagenet reign with the founding of the House.   The mammoth book of British kings & queens: the complete biographical encyclopedia of the kings and queens of Britain. New York: Carroll & Graf, Asch, R., and Birke, A., eds. Princes, patronage, and the nobility: the court at the beginning of the modern age, c.


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Product details Hardcover: pages Publisher: Crescent; First Edition edition (Aug ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: x x 12 inches Shipping Weight: pounds Customer Reviews: out of /5(8). The Plantagenet Encyclopedia: an Alphabetical Guide to Years of English History (Spanish) Hardcover – January 1, by Elizabeth Hallam (Editor)/5(8).

Elizabeth Hallam's book, "Plantagenet Encyclopedia: An Alphabetic Guide to Years of English History" is great, but mainly as a cross reference to the mass of medieval material in her other books, like "The Wars of the Roses" & "The Plantagenet Chronicles" where everything from clothing to crime, politics to poetry, in thrown into the mix/5(8).

Plantagenet Encyclopedia: From the Origins of the Angevin Dynasty to the Battle of Bosworth Field -- The Essential Guide to the Plantagenets Hardcover – June 1, by Elizabeth Hallam (Author)/5(3). Plantagenet Encyclopedia: An Alphabetic Guide to Years of English History by Elizabeth Hallam.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Start by marking “Plantagenet Encyclopedia: An Alphabetic Guide to Years of English /5(3). pages: 31 cm. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Associated-names Hallam, Elizabeth MPages:   Prior to this book, my knowledge of the Plantagenet Family was limited to playing the grand strategy game Crusader Kings II, so take my review with a grain of salt.

The book was engaging, had a good narrative style, and was full of information on how the Kings of the Angevin Empire either ruled or mis-ruled/5(K).

The Plantagenets, sometimes referred to as the Angevin-Plantagenets, were the ruling dynasty of England from to CE. The name Angevin derives from the family's ancestral lands in Anjou, France and the term Plantagenet (perhaps) from the broom plant (planta genista) used in the coat of arms of Geoffrey, Count of Anjou (l.

CE), the father of the royal dynasty's founder Henry II. Book Overview A companion to Grove Weidenfeld's three-volume Plantagenet chronicles, which related the history of the famed medieval family from the 11th through the 15th centuries, the Encyclopedia provides alphabetical access to factual information together with a wide variety of color and b&w illustrations and the explanation of historical concepts and terms.

House of Plantagenet, royal house of England, which reigned from to and provided 14 kings, 6 of whom belonged to the cadet houses of Lancaster and York. The royal line descended from the union between Geoffrey, count of Anjou (died ), and the empress Matilda, daughter of the English king Henry I.

Product details Hardcover: pages Publisher: Grove Pr; 1st edition (October 1, ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: x x inches Shipping Weight: pounds (View shipping rates and policies) Customer Reviews: out of /5(15). The Plantagenet [1] dynasty took its name from the Planta genesta, or broom, traditionally an emblem of the counts of Anjou [2].

Members of this dynasty ruled England [3] from to Plantagenet | United Kingdom - United Kingdom - The early Plantagenets: Matilda’s son Henry Plantagenet, the first and greatest of three Angevin kings of England, succeeded Stephen in A he already possessed a reputation for restless energy and decisive action.

He was to inherit vast lands. As heir to his mother and to Stephen he held England and Normandy; as heir to his father he held Anjou. The complete series list for - The Plantagenet Saga Jean Plaidy. Series reading order, cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period.

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Free shipping for many products. About The Plantagenets. The New York Times bestseller that tells the story of Britain’s greatest and worst dynasty—“a real-life Game of Thrones” (The Wall Street Journal)—by the author of The Templars The first Plantagenet king inherited a blood-soaked kingdom from the Normans and transformed it into an empire stretched at its peak from Scotland to Jerusalem.

The Plantagenets by Dan Jones – review The greatest of all the Plantagenet kings, Edward III, is succeeded in by one of the very worst, Author: Alexander Larman. Genre/Form: History Encyclopedias: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Plantagenet encyclopedia.

London: Tiger Books International, (OCoLC)The House of Plantagenet was the first truly armigerous royal dynasty of England. The arms of this noble, later royal, family, Gules, three lions passant guardant or (armed and langued azure), termed colloquially "the arms of England" signifying the "arms of the royal house of England", were first adopted by King Richard the Lionheart (–), son of King Henry II of England (–Get this from a library!

The Plantagenet encyclopedia: an alphabetical guide to years of English history. [Elizabeth M Hallam;] -- A collection of information about the Plantagenet era, including the people, places and events.