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The Burgundian"s Tale (Roger the Chapman)

by Kate Sedley

  • 81 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Severn House Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Crime & mystery,
  • Mystery & Detective - Historical,
  • English Historical Fiction,
  • English Mystery & Suspense Fiction,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Mystery/ Detective,
  • Mystery/Suspense,
  • Mystery & Detective - Series,
  • Chronological Period/15th Century,
  • Cultural Region/British Isles,
  • Fiction / Mystery & Detective / General,
  • Fiction / Mystery/ Detective,
  • Historical - General,
  • Mystery & Detective - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7868266M
    ISBN 100727891383
    ISBN 109780727891389
    OCLC/WorldCa59205701

      About the book " A French peasant girl hears heavenly voices; a disinherited dauphin is close to ceding his throne to the Burgundians; and a decimated army needs motivation to . The Nibelungenlied, or The Song of the Nibelungs, is an epic poem originally written in the dead language of Middle High German. Written by an unknown poet between the years and , it focuses on the tale of Siegfried the dragon-slayer, his time at the court of the Burgundians, his murder, and the revenge of his wife, Kriemhild.

    Burgundian Romanesque style, architectural and sculptural style (c. –c. ) that emerged in the duchy of Burgundy in eastern France and marked some of the highest achievements of Romanesque art (q.v.). The architecture of the Burgundian school arose from the great abbey church at Cluny (the. The Burgundians, a new enemy with a new name, numbering, it is said, more than eighty thousand armed men, settled on the bank of the Rhine. In earlier times, when the interior of Germany had been subjugated by Drusus and Tiberius, the adopted sons of Caesar, the Burgundians were stationed at different frontier posts. Later they united to form a.

      This tale was supposedly based on the events surrounding the collapse of the kingdom of the Burgundians around A.D. /7 and, in particular, it told of the spectacular fall of the royal family at the time, the Gibichungs. The king of the Burgundians at the time of the tale was Gundahar (Gunther). Burgundian synonyms, Burgundian pronunciation, Burgundian translation, English dictionary definition of Burgundian. 1. A ducal house of Burgundy split into the Capetian line and the Cadet, or Valois, line.


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Book Title. Author. Kate Sedley. Category. Crime & Mystery. The Burgundian's Tale. Kate Sedley. The new title in the acclaimed Roger the Chapman series Things aren't going too well at home for Roger the Chapman and his wife, Adela.

Their fourth child has died only days after being born and Roger fails to conceal his feelings of relief at having. A Roger the Chapman Mystery; England, [As promised yesterday, The Burgundian’s Tale, the story in which Duke Richard, soon-to-be King Richard III, does figure prominently.] By mid-May of“the relationship between my wife and myself was at breaking point,” Roger the Chapman tells us, and he decides to set out once more on his travels, in search of “long spring days of quiet.

Historical Background. According to Roman scholars including Pliny and Tacitus, minimal information was available about the origins of the Germanic tribes from the east portion of the Elbe River and the Baltic r, Pliny mentioned the Burgundians, along with the Goths, Vandals and other eastern Germanic tribes.

Claudius Ptolemy wrote that that the Burgundians lived in various places. The Burgundian s were a Scandinavian people whose original homeland lay on the southern shores of the Baltic Sea, where the island of Bornholm (Burgundarholm in the Middle Ages) still bears their name.

About the 1st century ce they moved into the lower valley. See the history of the Burgundians. This feature is not available right now. Please try again later.

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Christine de Pizan presents her book to Margaret of Burgundy. An illustration from The Treasure of the City of Ladies. Paris BN fr. folio c. But now the Armagnacs became as unruly and unmanageable as the Burgundians had been. They refused to accept Louis as their leader and were unwilling to reconcile with the Burgundians.

An epic tale of heroism and treachery, romance and revenge, The Nibelungenlied -- perhaps best known as the source for Wagner's Ring cycle -- has entertained readers for centuries.

This prose translation of the ancient poem offers a gripping account of the downfall of a royal house, the Burgundians, of Nibelungen.5/5(5). The Burgundians were expelled from land around Lyon in by Emperor Majorian, but Gundioc became magister militum in Gaul during the reign of Emperor Severus Burgundian troops helped the Romans to defend Clermont against the Visigoths in and Burgundians, medieval French political faction: see Armagnacs and BurgundiansArmagnacs and Burgundians, opposing factions that fought to control France in the early 15th cent.

The rivalry for power between Louis d'Orléans, brother of the recurrently insane King Charles VI, and his cousin John the Fearless, duke of Burgundy, led to Louis's murder.Read this book on Questia.

The Burgundians were one of the East Germanic tribes. They first came into contact with the Roman Empire in the third century when they had established themselves just east of the Rhine along the Main River, where they and other groups of .