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The Peasants" Revolt of 1381

Richard Barrie Dobson

The Peasants" Revolt of 1381

by Richard Barrie Dobson

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Published by ACLS History E-Book Project .
Written in English

    Subjects:
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  • Novelty

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages448
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8893945M
    ISBN 101597402443
    ISBN 109781597402446
    OCLC/WorldCa503472120

    Revolt and upheaval in medieval Britain by a brilliant new narrative historian, Summer of Blood breaks new ground in its portrayal of the personalities and politics of the bloody days of June The Peasants’ Revolt of is one of the most dramatic and bloody events in English history.   Written with the fluency readers have come to expect from Juliet Barker, The Year of the Peasants’ Revolt provides an account of the first great popular uprising in England and its background, and paints on a broad canvas a picture of English life in medieval times. Skeptical of contemporary chroniclers’ accounts of events, Barker draws on the judicial sources of the indictments Brand: Harvard University Press.

    -() the most famousof all the revolts-a result of peasants' rising expectations-immediate cause: peasants in eastern England refused to pay the monarchy's poll tax, sparking a rebellion peasants-led by Wat Tyler, a peasant, and John ball, a preacher. The Peasants' Revolt of the summer of , led by the mysterious Wat Tyler and the visionary preacher John Ball, was one of the bloodiest events in British history. To finance an unyielding war with France, a reckless and oppressive tax was imposed upon the English lower orders/5(90).

    The Year of the Peasants' Revolt (Book): Barker, Juliet R. V.: Written with the fluency readers have come to expect from Juliet Barker, The Year of the Peasants' Revolt provides an account of the first great popular uprising in England and its background, and paints on a broad canvas a picture of English life in medieval times.   The church at Wickhambrook, Suffolk, contains a surprising relic: the severed head of Simon Sudbury, Archbishop of Canterbury and royal chancellor, who was savagely murdered in London during the Peasants’ Revolt of Sudbury’s skull gets no coverage in Dan Jones’s new book, Summer of Blood – the Peasants’ Revolt of Such.


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The Peasants" Revolt of 1381 by Richard Barrie Dobson Download PDF EPUB FB2

I found this account of the infamous Peasants' Revolt during the early reign of Richard II to be pretty unsatisfying. It is, of course, difficult to write any connected history of day-to-day or even week-to-week events that occurred in the summer ofor any other such remote date, anywhere on earth.4/4(17).

The Year of the Peasants’ Revolt is an important reassessment of the uprising and a fascinating, original study of medieval life in England’s towns and countryside.

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Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone 5/5(12). The new edition of this lengthy and detailed collection of original documents provides a basic handbook to the story, significance and problems of the English Peasants' Bibliographies Handbook One The Peasants Revolt of 1381 book the most famous and dramatic episodes in English history, the great revolt of is still a largely unsolved mystery/5.

The Peasants Revolt was the greatest mass rebellion in British history. Throughout June and July60, men and women from as far afield as Yorkshire, Norfolk, and London rampaged across the country in response to the attempted collection of the hated Poll Tax/5.

The Peasants’ Revolt, also known as the Great Revolt, was a popular uprising in England in June CE. Beginning in the south-east and spreading to London and elsewhere, the rebellion’s leaders, who included Wat Tyler, did not want to remove King Richard II of England (r.

CE) but they did want massive social changes which included a removal of the poll tax, an end to the cap on. Peasants’ Revolt, also called Wat Tyler’s Rebellion, (), first great popular rebellion in English immediate cause was the imposition of the unpopular poll tax ofwhich brought to a head the economic discontent that had been growing since the middle of the century.

The rebellion drew support from several sources and included well-to-do artisans and villeins as well as. A summary of the Peasants' Revolt. The Peasants' Revolt started in Essex on 30 Maywhen a tax collector tried, for the third time in four years, to levy. a poll tax.

Richard II's war against. On 21 June King Edward III of England lay on his deathbed at Sheen, a royal manor house on the banks of the Thames at Richmond, just outside London. He was sixty-four years old – a good age for a medieval monarch – and even more remarkably was in the fifty-first year of his reign.

But the. From inside the book. What people The Peasants' Revolt of Richard Barrie Dobson Snippet view - The Peasants' Revolt of late leader letters liberty lord king lord the king malefactors manor medieval Mile End monks Norfolk oath pardon parliament peace Peasants persons poll tax prelates prior prison realm reason rebellion.

Lionel Butler, ‘The Order of St J ohn and the Peasants’ Revolt of ’, S t John Historical Society Pamphlet, no. 1 (). I am very grateful to Dr Theresa Vann of the. Get this from a library. the year of the Peasants' Revolt. [Juliet R V Barker] -- Written with the fluency readers have come to expect from Juliet Barker, The Year of the Peasant's Revolt provides an account of the first great popular uprising in England and its background.

About this book Bibliographies Handbook One of the most famous and dramatic episodes in English history, the great revolt of is still a largely unsolved mystery.

The new edition of this lengthy and detailed collection of original documents provides a basic handbook to the story, significance and problems of the English Peasants' Revolt of. `An excellent selection of sources for the rebellion.' Bibliographies Handbook One of the most famous and dramatic episodes in English history, the great revolt of is still a largely unsolved mystery.

The new edition of this lengthy and detailed collection of original documents provides a basic handbook to the story, significance and problems of the English Peasants' Revolt of History is full of revolts, conflicts, and wars.

Juliet Barker in her book The Year of the Peasants’ Revolt examines the English clash that rocked the country through all levels of society. Ina boy king, Richard II, sat on the throne after his grandfather Edward III had died after a long reign.

from Charles Oman, The Great Revolt of(Oxford: Clarendon Press, ), pp. This text is part of the Internet Medieval Source Book. The Sourcebook is a collection of public domain and copy-permitted texts related to medieval and Byzantine history.

The Peasants' Revolt Of - Part One (Medieval History Documentary) | Timeline - Duration: Timeline - World History Documentaries 1, views When the people arose: Peasants' Revolt of (A Communist Party pamphlet) by A.

Morton Writing and Rebellion: England in (New Historicism. Written with the fluency readers have come to expect from Juliet Barker, The Year of the Peasants’ Revolt provides an account of the first great popular uprising in England and its background, and paints on a broad canvas a picture of English life in medieval times.

Skeptical of contemporary chroniclers’ accounts of events, Barker draws on the judicial sources of the indictments. The Peasants' Revolt Of - Part Two (Medieval History Documentary) | Timeline - Duration: Timeline - World History Documentariesviews.

Medieval England experienced few revolts but the most serious was the Peasants’ Revolt which took place in June A violent system of punishments for offenders was usually enough to put off peasants from causing trouble. Most areas in England also had castles in which soldiers were garrisoned, and these were usually enough to guarantee.

In this excellent in-depth examination of the Peasants Revolt in England at the time of Richard II, Barker (Agincourt: Henry V and the Battle that Made England) shatters the popular image of.Get this from a library!

The peasants' revolt. [Philip Lindsay; Reginald Groves] -- "The Peasants' Revolt, Wat Tyler's Rebellion, or the Great Rising of was one of a number of popular revolts in late medieval Europe and is a major event in the history of England.

Tyler's. A new study of the Peasants’ Revolt of puts faces on the men who rebelled Thomas Penn Tue 30 Dec EST Last modified on Thu 22 Feb ESTAuthor: Thomas Penn.