The Second Barons' War: Simon de Montfort and the Battles of Lewes and Evesham

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For two years in the mid-thirteenth century England was torn by a bloody civil war between the king and his nobles. For a short time, the country came close to unseating the monarchy, and the outcome changed the course of English history. Yet this critical episode receives far less attention than the Wars of the Roses and the English Civil Wars that followed. John Sadler, in this highly readable and perceptive study of the Barons' War, describes events in vivid detail. He explores the leading personalities, whose bitter ...

The Second Barons' War: Simon de Montfort and the Battles of Lewes and Evesham 2009, Pen & Sword Books

ISBN-13: 9781844158317

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