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Introduction

P. G. Walsh and M. J. Kennedy

in William of Newburgh: The History of English Affairs: Book 1

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780856683053
eISBN:
9781800342835
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9780856683053.003.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Prose and Writers: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This introductory chapter begins with a brief background of William of Newburgh. Despite William's celebrity as historian, knowledge of his personal life is minimal, based on a few sparse references ... More


William of Newburgh: History and Interpretation

Michael Staunton

in The Historians of Angevin England

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780198769965
eISBN:
9780191822742
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198769965.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History, Historiography

This chapter looks at the work of William of Newburgh, one of the most highly acclaimed of medieval English historians. William’s work has been praised for its critical approach to historical ... More


Medieval Urban Noir: The Jewish House, the Christian Mob, and the City in Postconquest England

Kathy Lavezzo

in The Accommodated Jew: English Antisemitism from Bede to Milton

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781501703157
eISBN:
9781501706158
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501703157.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Early and Medieval Literature

This chapter examines how the advent of the city and a money economy in postconquest England prompted a heightened focus on houses and related spaces associated with contemporary Jews. It begins with ... More


William of Newburgh: The History of English Affairs Book I

P. G. Walsh and M. J. Kennedy

in William of Newburgh: The History of English Affairs: Book 1

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780856683053
eISBN:
9781800342835
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9780856683053.003.0002
Subject:
Classical Studies, Prose and Writers: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter details the text and translation of William of Newburgh's History of English Affairs, Book I. After his introductory chapters on the first three Norman kings, William devoted a further ... More


Eleanor the Rebel

Jean Flori and Olive Classe

in Eleanor of Aquitaine: Queen and Rebel

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748622955
eISBN:
9780748651382
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748622955.003.0006
Subject:
History, Economic History

When his father declined to hand over to him either England, or else Normandy, of which he was duke, or even Anjou, Young Henry made no secret of his resentment. King Henry II took no notice. William ... More


Commentary

P.G. Walsh and M.J. Kennedy (eds)

in William of Newburgh: The History of English Affairs: Book 2

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780856684739
eISBN:
9781800342828
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9780856684739.003.0003
Subject:
Classical Studies, Prose and Writers: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter provides the commentary of Book 2 of The History of English Affairs written by William of Newburgh. It includes Anno a partu Virginis, which Newburgh uses to underline the chronology at ... More


Introduction

P.G. Walsh and M.J. Kennedy (eds)

in William of Newburgh: The History of English Affairs: Book 2

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780856684739
eISBN:
9781800342828
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9780856684739.003.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Prose and Writers: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter focuses on English Historian William of Newburgh, who was born in 1136 near Bridlington in Yorkshire and received early education at Newburgh Priory, one of the numerous houses ... More


Commentary

P. G. Walsh and M. J. Kennedy

in William of Newburgh: The History of English Affairs: Book 1

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780856683053
eISBN:
9781800342835
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9780856683053.003.0003
Subject:
Classical Studies, Prose and Writers: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter provides commentary on William of Newburgh's History of English Affairs, Book I. The crucial theatre of action in the revolt of 1088 was Kent and Sussex, where William I faced his ... More


Text and Translation

P.G. Walsh and M.J. Kennedy (eds)

in William of Newburgh: The History of English Affairs: Book 2

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780856684739
eISBN:
9781800342828
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9780856684739.003.0002
Subject:
Classical Studies, Prose and Writers: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter provides the text and translation of Book 2 of William of Newburgh's The History of English Affairs, which includes the beginnings of the reign of Henry II and how he restored the royal ... More


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