Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

Archdiocese and capital of Armagnac. An ecclesiastical and agricultural hub throughout the MA, the city attracted pilgrims to its Benedictine priory of St-Orens in the 11th century, then flourished as a centre of Cistercian agrarian expansion.


Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.