By Nicholas Michael
King John the nice of France used to be captured via the English on the conflict of Poitiers in 1356; his 14-year-old son Philip fought valiantly through his part till the sour finish, and once he used to be able to achieve this, King John rewarded his son's braveness and devotion by way of designating him Duke of Burgundy, a identify that by accident had simply develop into extinct. Philip used to be the 1st of the Valois Dukes of Burgundy and this interesting textual content via Nicholas Michael examines the functioning and association of the Burgundian armies from the start of his reign until eventually the time of the final of the Valois Dukes: Charles the Bold.
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