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Edward [Edward of Woodstock; known as the Black Prince], prince of Wales and of Aquitaine (1330-1376), heir to the English throne and military commander

Richard Barber

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Early years | Guardian of England, 1338-1346 | The Crécy campaign, 1346-1347 | The Order of the Garter, 1348-1354 | Administration and finance | The expedition to Aquitaine, 1355 | The battle of Poitiers, 1356 | The profits of victory, 1356-1359 | The Rheims campaign and the making of peace, 1359-1360 | Prince of Aquitaine, 1360-1367 | The Spanish campaign, 1367 | The last years, 1367-1376 | Appearance and reputation

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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