William Marshal

William Marshal

Knighthood, War and Chivalry, 1147-1219

Book - 2002
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Ruthless opportunist, astute courtier, manipulative politician and brutal, efficient soldier: this isnbsp;William Marshal as portrayed by David Crouch in his widely acclaimed biography of 'the Marshal'. With the new translation of the contemporary epic poem, Histoire de Giuillaume de Mareschal, and newly discovered documents, David Crouch has substantitvely re-worked and expanded his original volume. Now fully illustrated, this second edition represents a complete reappraisal ofnbsp; the career and character of this remarkable man, and provides a riveting account of the realities of aristocratic life in the age of chivalry.nbsp;

Publisher: London ; New York : Longman, 2002.
Edition: 2nd ed.
ISBN: 9780582772229
Branch Call Number: B PEMBROKE WILLIAM
Characteristics: ix, 248 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., maps, geneal. tables ; 25 cm.


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