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Conquest

The English Kingdom of France, 1417–1450

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$30.00 • £24.95 • €27.00

ISBN 9780674725768

Publication Date: 11/18/2013

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512 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

3 maps, 2 tables

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  • Preface
  • Notes to the Text
  • Maps
    • Northern France
    • France, 1429
    • France, 1436
  • Table 1: The English Royal Line from Edward III
  • Table 2: The French Royal Line—The House of Valois
  • I. Establishing the Kingdom
    • 1. Invasion
    • 2. Conquest
    • 3. Heir of France
    • 4. The English Kingdom of France
    • 5. Resistance
    • 6. A Second Agincourt
  • II. Jehanne d’Arc
    • 7. The Pucelle
    • 8. The Siege of Orléans
    • 9. A New King of France
    • 10. Capture
    • 11. Trial and Execution
  • III. War of Attrition
    • 12. A Year of Disasters
    • 13. Recovery
    • 14. Disorder and Defeat
    • 15. The Treaty of Arras
    • 16. The Fall of Paris
  • IV. The Search for Peace
    • 17. Defending Normandy
    • 18. Gains and Losses
    • 19. Missed Opportunities
    • 20. A Last Military Effort
  • V. The Truce of Tours
    • 21. A Truce and a Marriage
    • 22. Concessions for Peace
    • 23. The Surrender of Maine
    • 24. The Truce Breaks Down
    • 25. Reconquest
  • Epilogue
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Chronology of Key Events
  • Acknowledgements
  • Index

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