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John (1167-1216), king of England, and lord of Ireland, duke of Normandy and of Aquitaine, and count of Anjou

John Gillingham

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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The king's son, 1167-1189 | The king's brother, 1189-1192 | Rebellion and reconciliation, 1193-1199 | Securing the succession, 1199-1202 | The loss of Anjou and Normandy, 1202-1205 | The government of England | John and Pope Innocent III, 1198-1211 | Lord of Ireland, 1185-1216 | Relations with Wales and Scotland, 1189-1211 | Crisis, 1212-1214 | Magna Carta | Civil war and French invasion, 1215-1216 | Death and burial | Appearance and character | The quality of John's kingship | Historiography

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