Guesclin

Guesclin

(French ɡeklɛ̃)
n
(Biography) Bertrand du ?1320–80, French commander during the Hundred Years' War
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Their knights and squires, lad, are every whit as good as ours, and I could pick out a score of those who ride behind Du Guesclin who would hold the lists with sharpened lances against the best men in the army of England.
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7) Huizinga informa ademas que el poeta frances Eustache Deschamps (1340-1406), creador de las Nueve heroinas, trastoco el motivo incorporando un decimo caballero, Bertrand du Guesclin, heroe militar frances responsable de la recuperacion de Crecy y Poitiers en la Guerra de los Cien anos contra Inglaterra.
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For all of the grandeur of Jean Froissart's chronicles or the lives of Bertrand du Guesclin and the Black Prince, written by Cuvelier and Chandos Herald, respectively, this "historical narcissism" increasingly did not reflect the reality of war (726).
Uma alianca mais frutifera visto a vitoria em Najera de abril de 1367 quando Pedro de Castela contaria com as forcas inglesas a seu favor, obrigando Enrique a recuar para a Franca de Carlos V juntamente com o epigono frances Bertrand du Guesclin.
Me and my Antarctican were in bed at the Guesclin Hotel sleeping off a slivovitz hangover.
who wrote The flower of chivalry; Bertrand du Guesclin and the Hundred years war, presents a page- turner that recounts the life and exploits of the dastardly Count of Foix, who ruled in Bearn, on the border of Spain, at the time of the Hundred Years War, the war against the Cathars, and the Investiture Controversy, all of which affected the Count in greater or lesser ways.
Paul Deschamps amplia la idea de los preux completandola con nueve preuses femeninas, y de la misma manera que amplio el numero de ellos a diez con la adicion de Bertran du Guesclin, Juana de Arco fue propuesta como la decima heroina, si bien se desconoce si la idea tuvo exito (20).
Reino de modo despotico a partir de 1530, apenas cumplidos los quince anos, hasta su muerte violenta en Montiel, el 22 de marzo de 1369, a manos de su hermanastro Enrique y el aliado de este Beltran de Guesclin.
Maureen Bolton provides a bibliographical description of two French manuscripts containing the 'chivalric biographychanson de Bertrand du Guesclin and the Roman de la Rose and demonstrates, through the study of textual variation, how texts reflect continually evolving cultural agenda.
Also worth seeing is the Gothic church of St Saveur which has a shrine containing the heart of Bertrand Du Guesclin (1320-80), a Breton and French military commander in the Hundred Years War.