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Richard I [called Richard Coeur de Lion, Richard the Lionheart] (1157-1199), king of England, 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: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/23498

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Duke of Aquitaine | Uncertain inheritance | Duke of Normandy, king of England | Winter in Sicily, 1190-1191 | The conquest of Cyprus | In the kingdom of Jerusalem: Acre and Arsuf | The end of the crusade | Prisoner in Germany | The king returns | War for Normandy | Reconquest of the Vexin | Death | The sinews of war | The character of a legend | Historiography

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