Robert Guiscard

(c. 1015—1085)

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(died 1085)

Son of Tancred, lord of Hauteville-la-Guichard (near Coutances) and his second wife, he represents the most perfect success of a younger son who set out to pursue adventure in the 11th century.


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

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