The Good King: René of Anjou and 15th Century Europe
René of Anjou is best known to English language readers as the father of Margaret, queen of Henry VI. René's failure to make good his claim to the kingdom of Naples or to give his daughter a decent dowry condemn him as a loser. Yet he is still remembered in his lands of Anjou and Provence as "good king René." This book discusses his career and reputation with his contempor...more
Hardcover, 256 pages
Published December 15th 2008 by Palgrave Macmillan
(first published November 11th 2008)
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