Reference Entry

Edward I (1239-1307), king of England and lord of Ireland, and duke of Aquitaine

Michael C. Prestwich

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/8517

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Childhood and youth, 1239-1258 | The baronial reform movement, 1258-1264 | The civil war, 1264-1267 | The settlement of England, 1267-1270 | Edward on crusade, 1270-1274 | Crusading and diplomacy, 1274-1291 | The government of England, 1274-1290 | The church and the bench | The conquest of Wales, 1274-1284 | The consolidation of English rule in Wales, 1284-1295 | Fiscal reform, 1275-1289 | Financial problems and taxation, 1290-1307 | Gascony | The French war, 1293-1303, and marriage to Margaret of France | The Great Cause and the Scottish revolt, 1286-1297 | Victory and settlement in Scotland, 1298-1305 | The revival of Scottish resistance, 1305-1307 | The king and the magnates: manipulating inheritances | Quo warranto and the Welsh marchers | Threats and rewards | The crisis of 1297 | Reform and recovery, 1298-1307 | Physique and character | Reputation and achievement | Death

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Subjects: biography ; history

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