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King Stephen, 1135-1154

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Published by Longman in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Stephen, King of England, 1097?-1154.,
    • Great Britain -- History -- Stephen, 1135-1154.,
    • Great Britain -- Kings and rulers -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementR. H. C. Davis.
      SeriesA Longman paperback
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA198.5 .D3 1977
      The Physical Object
      Pagination162 p. :
      Number of Pages162
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4538151M
      ISBN 100582487277
      LC Control Number77004291

        The Reign of King Stephen, by David Crouch Additionally, check out this VERY COOL blog by Teresa Eckford about the relationship between King Stephen and his lady, Queen Matilda titled Romantic Couples in History: King Stephen and Queen Matilda of : Francesca Hawley.


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This compelling new biography provides the most authoritative picture yet of King Stephen, whose reign (), with its "nineteen long winters" of civil war, made his name synonymous with failed leadership. After years of work on the sources, Edmund King shows with rare clarity the strengths and weaknesses of the monarch.

The Anarchy was a civil war in England and Normandy between andwhich resulted in a widespread breakdown in law and order. The conflict was a succession crisis precipitated by the accidental death by drowning of William Adelin, the only legitimate son of Henry I, in the sinking of the White Ship in Henry's attempts to install his daughter, the Empress Matilda, as his successor Location: England and Normandy.

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King Stephen's Reign (–) Edited by Paul Dalton, Graeme J. White; Online ISBN: Your name * Please enter your name. Your email address * Please enter a valid email address. Stephen (c. ) was king of England from to His claim to the throne was contested by his cousin Matilda, and his reign was disturbed by civil war.

He eventually accepted Matilda's son Henry as his heir. Stephen was the third son of Stephen, Count of Blois and Chartres, and Adela, daughter of William I of England.

His uncle, King Henry. King Stephen, / Author: [by] R.H.C. Davis. --Publication info: London: Longmans, Format: Book. Stephen King of England (?), Matilda Empress, consort of Henry V, Holy Roman Emperor (), Esteban Rey de Inglaterra (?), Matilde Emperatriz, consorte de Enrique, Sacro Emperador Romano (), Henry I King of England (), Stephen King of England, Agnes, Alfred Builder, Aliena, Bartholomew.

However, when Henry died the Council considered a woman unfit to rule so offered the throne to Stephen, a grandson of William I. This plunged England into civil war as the country was divided over Henry's plans for his daughter Matilda to take the throne as the first ever Queen of England.

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After years of work on the sources, Edmund King shows with rare clarity the strengths and weaknesses of the monarch. Father – Stephen-Henry of Blois Mother – Adela Spouse – Matilda of Boulogne Children – Baldwin, Eustace King of England – – Predecessor – Henry I –.

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