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Thomas Becket

Author: Richard Winston
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1967.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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The conflict between Henry II and Becket derived from "the strong character of both the King and the Archbishop, the points of principle which divided them and led to Becket's murder in Canterbury Cathedral. Richard Winston covers both aspects in his search for the character of Becket, taking his readers throgh the maze of medieval history."
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Thomas, à Becket Saint; Thomas, à Becket Saint; Thomas, à Becket Saint
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Winston
OCLC Number: 1390777
Description: x, 413 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: King's man --
Lord of Canterbury --
Exile --
Martyrdom
Responsibility: by Richard Winston.

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The conflict between Henry II and Becket derived from "the strong character of both the King and the Archbishop, the points of principle which divided them and led to Becket's murder in Canterbury Cathedral. Richard Winston covers both aspects in his search for the character of Becket, taking his readers throgh the maze of medieval history."
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