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Author Thornton, Tim, 1966-

Title The Channel Islands, 1370-1640 : between England and Normandy / Tim Thornton
Published Woodbridge, Suffolk (U.K.) : Boydell & Brewer, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (210 pages) : maps
Contents Frontcover; Contents; Preface; Abbreviations; Maps; Introduction; 1 War, Privilege and the Norman Connection, 1370-1435; 2 Military Defeat and Civil Conflict, 1435-1485; 3 Centralisation and its Limits under Henry VII and Henry VIII, 1485-1547; 4 Political and Religious Strife, 1547-1569; 5 War and the Development of Autonomy, 1570-1604; 6 The Challenge of Uniformity? 1605-1640; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index; Backcover
Summary Outlines the role of the islands in England's continental wars, and their significance in the Wars of the Roses, the Reformation and in Tudor rebellions. Also highlights the islands' strong continuing connections with France, and discusses the islands' internal development
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Channel Islands -- History.
Jersey -- History.
Guernsey -- History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1843837110
9781846158674 (electronic bk.)
1846158672 (electronic bk.)