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Institute of Continuing Education (ICE)


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The marriage of Eleanor of Aquitaine to Duke Henry of Anjou in 1152 brought much of south-western France into a shared relationship with the lands of the kings of England, and until 1453 the King of England was also Duke of Aquitaine. Was Gascony, as it was also called, part of a proto-English empire, the first of England's overseas possessions, or were the English and their kings as remote as their French counterparts?


Course dates

07 Aug 2016 to 13 Aug 2016

Course duration

1 week(s)

Apply by

18 Jul 2016

Academic Directors, Course Directors and Tutors are subject to change, when necessary.


International Summer Programmes
Sidgwick Site
01223 760850

Teaching sessions

Meetings: 5

Course code