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Simon de Montfort (British Lives)

by J. R. Maddicott

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • British & Irish history: c 1000 to c 1500,
  • Religious,
  • History,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • History: World,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Western Europe - General,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Religious,
  • Great britain,
  • History / Great Britain,
  • History-Western Europe - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages430
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7738588M
    ISBN 10052137636X
    ISBN 109780521376365

    Ambler provides a living portrait of the Middle Ages, brimming with illuminating insights into religion, society, the nobility, warfare, and daily life. In the words of bestselling historian Dan Jones, Ambler is "a dazzlingly talented historian" and her book on Simon de Montfort "marks the . Seven years later, she met Simon de Montfort, 6th Earl of ing to Matthew Paris, Simon was attracted to Eleanor's beauty and elegance as well as her wealth and high fell in love and married secretly on 7 January at the King's chapel in Westminster Palace. Her brother King Henry later alleged that he only allowed the marriage because Simon had seduced Eleanor.

      A brief introduction to the life of Simon de Montfort, earl of Leicester. Product Details; Product Details. ISBN Publisher: The Simon de Montfort Society: Publication date: 08/04/ Pages: Listed in Today's Books, Book Register as a!!!Must Read the first time, experts in the areas of psychology Author: Patrick Rooke. His book provides a new account of one of the most famous men of the English middle ages: Simon de Montfort. It traces his career from his origins as the younger son of a French noble family, through his elevation in England as the close friend and counsellor of King Henry III, to his break with the king, his rise to royal power, and his death in battle at Evesham in

      The Song of Simon de Montfort is the story of this extraordinary man: heir to a great warrior, devoted husband and father, fearless crusader knight and charismatic leader. It is the story of a man whose passion for good governance was so fierce that, in , frustrated by the King’s refusal to take the advice of his nobles and the increasing Reviews: Montfort The Early Years: Ashe presents a jousting first installment of a four-volume fiction on the deeply contentious founder of parliament, Simon de Montfort If the novel is thoroughly researched as Ashe’s is—from descriptions of medieval latrines and houseboys called “Garbage” to the decadence of Europe’s emperors—it is all the more thoroughly imagined.


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Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. Simon III de Montfort ( – 13 March ), called the Bold, was count of Évreux from until and the seigneur de Montfort-l'Amaury from to He was the son of Amaury III the seigneur de Montfort-l'Amaury and count of Evreux and Agnès de Garlande, daughter of Anseau de.

The Song of Simon de Montfort is the story of this extraordinary man: heir to a great warrior, devoted husband and father, fearless crusader knight and charismatic leader. It is the story of a man whose passion for good governance was so fierce that, infrustrated by the King's refusal to take the advice of his nobles and the increasing 5/5(2).

The Simon de Montfort Society publishes a range of books and papers on medieval topics, of interest to enquirers into the life and death of Simon de Montfort, hios times and related topics. Please click on the title, below, for further details of each title.

Each page contains a button that will allow you to order a copy direct from the printer. Book review of The Song of Simon de Montfort. by Sophie Thérèse Ambler Darren Baker│15 August │ Get review │ Order book For those familiar with his name, Simon de Montfort is usually remembered as the founder of Parliament, an oppressor of the Jews, and for the dismemberment of.

This book provides a new account of one of the most famous men of the English middle ages: Simon de Montfort. It traces his career from his origins as the younger son of a French noble family, through his elevation in England as the close friend and counsellor.

A biography of one of the Middle Ages' most controversial, reckless, and heroic figures Born in France in the early thirteenth century to a crusading father of the same name, Simon de Montfort traveled to England in his adulthood, where he claimed the earldom of Leicester and ingratiated himself into King Henry III's inner circles.

Initially a trusted advisor, Simon's good4/5. Father: Amaury I de Montfort: Mother: Bertrade de Gometz: Religion: Roman Catholic: Simon I de Montfort (c.

– 25 September ) was a French nobleman. He was born in Montfort l'Amaury, in the Duchy of Normandy, and became its was the son of Amaury I de Montfort and Bertrade. At his death he was buried about 20 miles (32 km) away in Epernon, because it was the site of the. This book provides a new account of one of the most famous men of the English Middle Ages: Simon de Montfort.

It is partly a study of the politics of Henry III's reign (), with which Montfort's career is closely interwoven; but it also looks at /5. For such a pivotal figure in English history, Simon de Montfort's remarkable story is one that has been sadly neglected by mainstream history books.

Ambler's riveting volume redresses the balance brilliantly, recounting the electrifying build-up to the nation's first revolutionary movement and the emergence of a nascent Parliament with page Author: Sophie Therese Ambler.

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BOOK EXCERPT: A biography of one of the Middle Ages' most controversial, reckless, and heroic figures Born in France in the early thirteenth century to a crusading father of the same name, Simon de Montfort traveled to England in his adulthood, where he claimed the earldom of Leicester and ingratiated himself into King Henry III's inner circles.'Alive with human detail and acute political judgement, this book marks the arrival of a formidably gifted historian.' – Dan Jones, author of The Plantagenets and The Templars.

It was around half-past eight in the morning, with summer rainclouds weighing heavy in the sky, that Simon de Montfort decided to die/5.The Twelve Assassins of Simon de Montfort. Available through Amazon in both Kindle and Paperback.

Set during the mid-thirteenth century in an England torn apart by bloody civil war between King Henry III, his son the Lord Edward and the rebel barons led by their charismatic leader Simon de Montfort.