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London in the Later Middle Ages: Government and People 1200-1500

Caroline M. Barron

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199257775
eISBN:
9780191717758
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199257775.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

In the three hundred years covered by this study, the city of London, in partnership with its near neighbour the town of Westminster, developed as the economic, social, administrative, and political ... More


Political Society in Lancastrian England: The Greater Gentry of Nottinghamshire

Simon Payling

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198202097
eISBN:
9780191675140
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198202097.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History, Political History

This is a study of the political and social structure of late medieval England. It examines the wealth and political influence of a dozen Nottinghamshire families who dominated their county during ... More


Native Wales, 1172–1240

R. R. Davies

in The Age of Conquest: Wales 1063-1415

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198208785
eISBN:
9780191678141
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198208785.003.0010
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

By the 1170s, the area of Wales still subject to native rule had assumed the form that it was to retain for the most part until 1277. It covered well over half of the surface area of Wales, though in ... More


. The Baronage and Bastard Feudalism

Simon Payling

in Political Society in Lancastrian England: The Greater Gentry of Nottinghamshire

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198202097
eISBN:
9780191675140
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198202097.003.0004
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History, Political History

Gloucestershire and Derbyshire were without substantial baronial estates, while both Warwickshire and Devon had a great lord with his caput honoris in the county. Nottinghamshire fits very much into ... More


. Office-Holding and the King’S Affinity

Simon Payling

in Political Society in Lancastrian England: The Greater Gentry of Nottinghamshire

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198202097
eISBN:
9780191675140
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198202097.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History, Political History

Earlier county studies have shown, and the Nottinghamshire evidence confirms, that there was a clear hierarchy of offices in terms of the social status of those who held them: at the top was the ... More


Land and Lordship

Huw Pryce

in Native Law and the Church in Medieval Wales

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198203629
eISBN:
9780191675904
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198203629.003.0010
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History, History of Religion

A prerequisite of the territorial sanctuary-rights enjoyed by churches was the possession of land. By the time of the earliest lawbooks' compilation in the late 12th and 13th centuries, churches in ... More


Introduction

Peter Sawyer

in The Wealth of Anglo-Saxon England

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199253937
eISBN:
9780191750632
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199253937.003.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

After a brief comment on forms of wealth, this chapter is concerned with coins and Domesday Book. Stray finds of coins reflect the number in circulation, their distribution and, until c. 850, coin ... More


The City and the Crown

Barbara A. Hanawalt

in Ceremony and Civility: Civic Culture in Late Medieval London

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780190490393
eISBN:
9780190490430
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190490393.003.0003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

The crown was always present for London, both as a threat and as a major source of livelihood. The city’s charter and its right to govern its own affairs came from the king. But the relationship ... More


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