Story of Medieval England - From King Arthur to the Tudor Conquest

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Story of Medieval England
From King Arthur to the Tudor Conquest

2013

The Story of Medieval England: From King Arthur to the Tudor Conquest tells the remarkable story of a tumultuous thousand-year period. Dominated by war, conquest, and the struggle to balance the stability brought by royal...

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Jennifer Paxton Ph.D.

In This Series

From Britannia to Britain
Episode 1
From Britannia to Britain
Roman Britain and the Origins of King Arthur
Episode 2
Roman Britain and the Origins of King Arthur
The Early Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms
Episode 3
The Early Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms
The Conversion of the Anglo-Saxons
Episode 4
The Conversion of the Anglo-Saxons
Work and Faith in Anglo-Saxon England
Episode 5
Work and Faith in Anglo-Saxon England
The Viking Invasions
Episode 6
The Viking Invasions
Alfred the Great
Episode 7
Alfred the Great
The Government of Anglo-Saxon England
Episode 8
The Government of Anglo-Saxon England
The Golden Age of Anglo-Saxons
Episode 9
The Golden Age of Anglo-Saxons
The Second Viking Conquest
Episode 10
The Second Viking Conquest
The Norman Conquest
Episode 11
The Norman Conquest
The Reign of William the Conqueror
Episode 12
The Reign of William the Conqueror
Conflict and Assimilation
Episode 13
Conflict and Assimilation
Henry I - The Lion of Justice
Episode 14
Henry I - The Lion of Justice
The Anarchy of Stephen's Reign
Episode 15
The Anarchy of Stephen's Reign
Henry II - Law and Order
Episode 16
Henry II - Law and Order
Henry III - The Expansion of Empire
Episode 17
Henry III - The Expansion of Empire
Courtly Love
Episode 18
Courtly Love
Richard the Lionheart and the Third Crusade
Episode 19
Richard the Lionheart and the Third Crusade
King John and the Magna Carta
Episode 20
King John and the Magna Carta
Daily Life in the 13th Century
Episode 21
Daily Life in the 13th Century
The Disastrous Reign of Henry III
Episode 22
The Disastrous Reign of Henry III
The Conquests of Edward I
Episode 23
The Conquests of Edward I
Edward II - Defeat and Deposition
Episode 24
Edward II - Defeat and Deposition
Edward III and the Hundred Years' War
Episode 25
Edward III and the Hundred Years' War
The Flowering of Chivalry
Episode 26
The Flowering of Chivalry
The Black Death
Episode 27
The Black Death
The Peasants' Revolt of 1381
Episode 28
The Peasants' Revolt of 1381
Chaucer and the Rise of English
Episode 29
Chaucer and the Rise of English
The Deposition of Richard II
Episode 30
The Deposition of Richard II
Daily Life in the 15th Century
Episode 31
Daily Life in the 15th Century
Henry V and the Victory at Agincourt
Episode 32
Henry V and the Victory at Agincourt
Henry VI - Defeat and Division
Episode 33
Henry VI - Defeat and Division
The Wars of the Roses
Episode 34
The Wars of the Roses
Richard III - Betrayal and Defeat
Episode 35
Richard III - Betrayal and Defeat
England in 1485
Episode 36
England in 1485