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A distant mirror : the calamitous 14th century

Author: Barbara W Tuchman
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 1993, [©1978]
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Enguerrand de Coucy; Enguerrand de Coucy
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara W Tuchman
ISBN: 0394400267 9780394400266
OCLC Number: 28873061
Description: xx, 677 pages, [40] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Contents: "I am the sire de Coucy": the dynasty --
Born to woe: the century --
Youth and chivalry --
War --
"This is the end of the world": the black death --
The battle of poitiers --
Decapitated France: The Bourgeois rising and the Jacqueline --
Hostage in England --
Enguerrand and Isabella --
Sons of iniquity --
The gilded shroud --
Double allegiance --
Coucy's war --
England's turmoil --
The emperor in Paris --
The papal schism --
Coucy's rise --
The worms of the earth against the lions --
The lure of Italy --
A second Norman conquest --
The fiction cracks --
The siege of Barbary --
In a dark wood --
Danse macabre --
Lost opportunity --
Nicopolis --
Hung be the heavens with black.
Responsibility: Barbara W. Tuchman.

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