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flower of chivalry

Bertrand Du Guesclin and the Hundred Years War

by Richard Vernier

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Published by D.S. Brewer in Woodbridge, Suffolk, UK, Rochester, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Du Guesclin, Bertrand, comte de Longueville, 1320 (ca.)-1380.,
    • Hundred Years" War, 1339-1453.,
    • Soldiers -- France -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [219]-223) and index.

      StatementRichard Vernier.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC97.D8 V45 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination237 p. :
      Number of Pages237
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3672680M
      ISBN 10184383006X
      LC Control Number2003004273

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