The Order of the Garter 1348-1461 (Book published July 13, 2000


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Author  Hugh E. L. Collins
Publisher  Clarendon Press
Publication Date   July 13, 2000
ISBN  0198208170
Pages  344

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This is the first scholarly study of the political role of the Order of the Garter during the late middle ages. Hugh Collins's examination of the Garter's pragmatic considerations and knightly ideas reveals the extent to which political society in the late middle ages founded its ambitions and aspirations on the cult of chivalry.

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