THE BLACK PRINCE AND THE CAPTURE OF A KING: POITIERS 1356

WITZEL (M.)

B053

£25.00

336pp., 16 plates. 2018. The capture of King Jean brought France to the brink of total defeat, and led to one of the most devastating and destructive periods in French history. It is not exaggeration to say that the battle of Poitiers changed the course of history for both France and England.