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Medieval Powys : kingdom, principality and lordships, 1132-1293

Author: David Stephenson
Publisher: Woodbridge, Suffolk, UK ; Rochester, NY, USA : The Boydell Press, [2016] ©2016
Series: Studies in Celtic history, 35.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Powys, extending over north-east and central Wales, was one of three great medieval Welsh polities, along with Gwynedd to the north and Deheubarth (south-west), occupying nearly a quarter of the country. However, it has been somewhat neglected by historians, who have tended to dismiss it as a satellite realm of England, and viewed its leaders as obstacles to the efforts of Gwynedd leaders to construct a  Read more...
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Stephenson, David, Ph. D.
Medieval Powys.
Woodbridge, Suffolk, UK ; Rochester, NY, USA : The Boydell Press, [2016]
(DLC) 2016288228
(OCoLC)942839117
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Stephenson
ISBN: 9781782048565 1782048561
OCLC Number: 961105798
Description: 1 online resource (xxii, 339 pages) : 4 maps, genealogical tables.
Series Title: Studies in Celtic history, 35.
Responsibility: David Stephenson.

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First full-scale account of the medieval realm of Powys.  Read more...

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David Stephenson's excellent history of the kingdom of Powys signals a long-needed sea-change in the writing of Welsh history. HISTORY An outstanding work of scholarship. STUDIA CELTICA Has profound Read more...

 
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