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‘Owen … the Rod of God’s Anger’

Gideon Brough

Gideon Brough attained his doctorate from Cardiff University where, for the past decade, he has taught European History, notably on conflict and diplomacy. His main academic interests are warfare, diplomacy, power relations, geopolitics, insurgencies and identity in western Europe, particularly in France and the nations of the British Isles. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Rise and Fall of Owain Glyn Dŵr : England, France and the Welsh Rebellion in the Late Middle Ages

I.B. Tauris, 2017

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...My heart trembles when I think of this dire blow against English rule inflicted by Owen … What more can I say? Like another Assyrian, the rod of God’s anger, he vented his fury with fire and sword in unprecedented tyrannies.CAU, p. 161.CAU,...

Constance – A Last Stand for Wales?

Gideon Brough

Gideon Brough attained his doctorate from Cardiff University where, for the past decade, he has taught European History, notably on conflict and diplomacy. His main academic interests are warfare, diplomacy, power relations, geopolitics, insurgencies and identity in western Europe, particularly in France and the nations of the British Isles. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Rise and Fall of Owain Glyn Dŵr : England, France and the Welsh Rebellion in the Late Middle Ages

I.B. Tauris, 2017

Book chapter

...It is really remarkable that such educated men would want to write that Wales, Ireland or even Scotland are not part of the English nation, because they do not do what the king of England tells them to do. If that point were granted, which...

Introduction

Gideon Brough

Gideon Brough attained his doctorate from Cardiff University where, for the past decade, he has taught European History, notably on conflict and diplomacy. His main academic interests are warfare, diplomacy, power relations, geopolitics, insurgencies and identity in western Europe, particularly in France and the nations of the British Isles. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Rise and Fall of Owain Glyn Dŵr : England, France and the Welsh Rebellion in the Late Middle Ages

I.B. Tauris, 2017

Book chapter

...Soldiers killing villagers or townsfolk.A French–Scots force in action. This stylised scene shows the heavy armour types appropriate for the time of the rebellion in Wales. Imagining Welsh–French flags displayed in this scene affords...

The Outbreak of Revolt

Gideon Brough

Gideon Brough attained his doctorate from Cardiff University where, for the past decade, he has taught European History, notably on conflict and diplomacy. His main academic interests are warfare, diplomacy, power relations, geopolitics, insurgencies and identity in western Europe, particularly in France and the nations of the British Isles. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Rise and Fall of Owain Glyn Dŵr : England, France and the Welsh Rebellion in the Late Middle Ages

I.B. Tauris, 2017

Book chapter

...… and those in parliament said that they cared not for these bare-footed idiots.FS Haydon, ed., Eulogium Historiarum, vol. 3 (London, 1863), p. 388 (L. ‘Et illi de parliamento dixerunt se de scurris nudipedibus non curare’).FS Haydon, ed...

Owain, Prince

Gideon Brough

Gideon Brough attained his doctorate from Cardiff University where, for the past decade, he has taught European History, notably on conflict and diplomacy. His main academic interests are warfare, diplomacy, power relations, geopolitics, insurgencies and identity in western Europe, particularly in France and the nations of the British Isles. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Rise and Fall of Owain Glyn Dŵr : England, France and the Welsh Rebellion in the Late Middle Ages

I.B. Tauris, 2017

Book chapter

...Greetings and love. We inform you that we hope to be able, by God’s help and yours, to deliver the Welsh race from the captivity of our English enemies, who, for a long time now elapsed, have oppressed us and our ancestors. And you may know...

Owain’s Last Days?

Gideon Brough

Gideon Brough attained his doctorate from Cardiff University where, for the past decade, he has taught European History, notably on conflict and diplomacy. His main academic interests are warfare, diplomacy, power relations, geopolitics, insurgencies and identity in western Europe, particularly in France and the nations of the British Isles. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Rise and Fall of Owain Glyn Dŵr : England, France and the Welsh Rebellion in the Late Middle Ages

I.B. Tauris, 2017

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...Very many said that he died; the seers maintain he did not.Glendower, pp. 154.Glendower, pp. 154.Meanwhile, Wales was still problematic to the English crown; the revolt, though significantly weakened and reduced to episodic convulsions...

Rouen: Introduction

Catherine A.M. Clarke

Catherine A.M. Clarke is Chair in the History of People, Place and Community at the Institute of Historical Research (IHR), London. She has led major research and heritage interpretation projects in Chester and Swansea, and has published widely on place, power and identity in medieval Britain. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Medieval Cityscapes Today

Arc Humanities Press, 2019

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...I’m standing high on the Cathedral of Notre Dame, looking down over the medieval cityscape of Rouen, Normandy. It is late May, 1431: trees blossom in gardens, the fields across the Seine are lush and green, ships cluster either side...

The Ambitions of the French Courtly Factions

Gideon Brough

Gideon Brough attained his doctorate from Cardiff University where, for the past decade, he has taught European History, notably on conflict and diplomacy. His main academic interests are warfare, diplomacy, power relations, geopolitics, insurgencies and identity in western Europe, particularly in France and the nations of the British Isles. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Rise and Fall of Owain Glyn Dŵr : England, France and the Welsh Rebellion in the Late Middle Ages

I.B. Tauris, 2017

Book chapter

...The diplomatic history of this period is as well-known as it is confusing.B-A Pocquet du Haut-Jussé, La France gouvernée par Jean Sans Peur, Les Dépenses du Receveur Général du Royaume (Paris, 1959), p. 42 (author’s translation).B-A Pocquet...

Reawakening interest

Medieval Monasteries

Continuum, 1992

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...During the eighteenth century, popular interest in the remains of former monasteries began to grow. On the one hand antiquarians engaged in writing the histories of monasteries, as described in Chapter 1. On the other, the ragged walls clad...

Rebels and Risings

Gideon Brough

Gideon Brough attained his doctorate from Cardiff University where, for the past decade, he has taught European History, notably on conflict and diplomacy. His main academic interests are warfare, diplomacy, power relations, geopolitics, insurgencies and identity in western Europe, particularly in France and the nations of the British Isles. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Rise and Fall of Owain Glyn Dŵr : England, France and the Welsh Rebellion in the Late Middle Ages

I.B. Tauris, 2017

Book chapter

...All this summer, Owain Glendower and several of the Welsh chieftains, whom the king regarded as traitors and outlaws from his kingdom, severely devastated West Wales and North Wales, taking refuge in the mountains and woodlands before...