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BOOK
Author Winston, Richard.
Title Thomas Becket.
Imprint New York : Knopf, 1967.
Edition [First edition].

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 MUSKINGUM STACKS  DA209.T4 W5    WITHDRAWN  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 MUSKINGUM STACKS  DA209.T4 W5    WITHDRAWN  
Author Winston, Richard.
Subject Thomas, à Becket, Saint, 1118?-1170.
Christian saints -- England -- Biography.
Statesmen -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Great Britain -- History -- Henry II, 1154-1189 -- Biography.
Description x, 413 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Edition [First edition].
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 407-413).
Summary "The conflict between Henry II and Becket derived from "the strong character of both the King and the Archbishop, the points of principle which divided them and led to Becket's murder in Canterbury Cathedral. Richard Winston covers both aspects in his search for the character of Becket, taking his readers through the maze of medieval history."
Contents Part one: The king's man -- London -- Norman England -- Youth -- The king and his chancellor -- Thomas the soldier -- Schism -- Part two: Lord of Canterbury -- Toward Canterbury -- The new archbishop -- First disputes -- Clarendon -- Northampton -- Part three: Exile -- Flight -- Humility and pride -- Vezelay -- The paper war -- Legates -- Montmirail and Montmartre -- The Reconciliation -- Part four: Martyrdom -- England in 1170 -- Twenty-nine days -- O Mars Inaudita.
OCLC # 1390777



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