On the shallow proscenium stage of Boston's Huntington Avenue Theatre, Dan Daly's painted flats and steps and strangely unutilized central door created a decent approximation of a 14th-century Calais household interior at the start of the Hundred Years' War
, when the stalwart French were besieged by the implacable (until the finale) Edward III of England.
1356: The English, led by Edward the Black Prince, defeated the French at the Battle of Poitiers in the Hundred Years' War
1356: The English, led by Edward, the Black Prince, defeated the French at the Battle of Poitiers in the Hundred Years' War
The Battle of Agincourt, regarded as one of the greatest ever military victories, was a pivotal moment in the Hundred Years' War
between the kingdoms of France and England.
Available now AS the 600th anniversary of the battle of Agincourt approaches, adventurer and endurance athlete Sir Ranulph Fiennes recounts his ancestors' heavy involvement on both the English and French sides of the Hundred Years' War
But the modern plague isn't as lethal, leading scientists to think conditions in medieval Europe--like famines, colder weather, and the Hundred Years' War
between France and England--may have contributed to the almost 200 million deaths.
As he did in two earlier magisterial volumes, Jonathan Sumption continues to redefine our understanding of the Hundred Years' War
She led the French army to a number of victories over the english in the Hundred Years' war
Color photographs and reproductions of earlier images dominate the text in chapters on a castle within the town, the site and its organization, around the duke's palace in the 11th and 12th centuries, life in the royal castle, the Hundred Years' War
The French knew English soldiers of the Hundred Years' War
as "Les Goddams" because of their propensity to swear.
This valuable volume in the New Oxford History of England starts with the beginning of Henry III's personal reign and ends in 1360 with a lull in the Hundred Years' War
On This Day:1415: The English army defeated the French at the Battle of Agincourt during the Hundred Years' War