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Robert Curthose

by Charles Wendell David

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Published by Harvard university press; [etc., etc.,] in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Robert -- II, -- Duke of Normandy, -- 1054?-1134,
  • Crusades -- First, 1096-1099,
  • Great Britain -- History -- Norman period, 1066-1154

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    Bibliographical foot-notes

    Statementduke of Normandy, by Charles Wendell David
    SeriesHarvard historical studies -- v. 25
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 271 p.
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14609953M
    LC Control Number20023204

      Robert Curthose, Duke of Normandy Series Title: Harvard Historical Studies, volume XXV Language: English: LoC Class: DC: History: General and Eastern Hemisphere: France, Andorra, Monaco: Subject: Crusades -- First, Subject: Great Britain -- History -- Norman period, Subject: Robert II, Duke of Normandy, ? Subject. ROBERT CURTHOSE CHAPTER I YOUTH. William of Malmesbury, in his well known sketch of the life and character of Robert Curthose, relates an interesting episode. He tells us that Robert, in the heat of youth, and spurred on by the fatuous counsels of his companions, went to his father, William the Conqueror, and demanded that the rule of Normandy be forthwith given over into his hands.

    Robert de Bellême (c. – after ), seigneur de Bellême (or Belèsme), seigneur de Montgomery, viscount of the Hiémois, 3rd Earl of Shrewsbury and Count of Ponthieu, was an Anglo-Norman nobleman, and one of the most prominent figures in the competition for the succession to England and Normandy between the sons of William the was a member of the powerful House of Bellême. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Robert Curthose, Duke of Normandy by Charles Wendell David (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at .

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Internet Archive BookReader Robert Curthose, Duke of Normandy. Robert Curthose (c. –), sometimes styled Robert II or Robert III, was the Duke of Normandy from until He was also Count of Maine. His reign as Duke is noted for the conflicts he had with his brothers in England.

This led to the dukedom of Normandy being reunited with crown of England. Robert Curthose, the eldest son of King William I of England (the Conqueror) and Matilda of Flanders, was born in Normandy around Despite being the eldest son, Robert did not follow his father upon the English throne.

Robert’s nickname Curthose comes from the Norman French courtheuse, meaning “short stockings.”The chroniclers William of Malmesbury and Orderic Vitalis reported that. Robert Curthose or Robert II (c.

or –Febru ) was the Duke of Normandy from until and an unsuccessful claimant to the throne of England. His nickname, Curthose, comes from the Norman French Courtheuse, meaning short (court) stockings (heuse, compare hose), as it is sometimes translated, en: William Clito.

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