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Henry IV [known as Henry Bolingbroke] (1367-1413), king of England and lord of Ireland, and duke of Aquitaine

A. L. Brown and Henry Summerson

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/12951
Henry IV [known as Henry Bolingbroke] (1367-1413), king of England and lord of Ireland, and duke of Aquitaine

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Young Henry, 1366-1386 | Henry and King Richard, 1386-1398 | Exile, 1398-1399 | Return and usurpation, 1399 | Securing the throne, 1399-1400 | Scotland and Wales | The Percys | Parliament and finance, 1401-1402 | Foreign policy: the pursuit of recognition | Continued financial problems | Archbishop Scrope's rising | The Long Parliament of 1406: breakdown in health | In retirement | King Henry and the church | Further breakdown | Crisis in government | The end of the reign | Personality | Historiography | Assessment

Reference Entry.  14901 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: biography ; history

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