Simon V of Montfort and Baronial Government, 1195-1218

Author(s): 
Lippiatt, G.E.M.
ISBN: 
9780198805137
Date published: 
August 2017
Hardback
Price: 
£60.00

The first biographical study in English of an important French baron and crusader, Simon of Montfort, who began his career as a mid-level baron in northern France, but cultivated independent political power and achieved the position of count of Toulouse following his conquests as leader of the Albigensian Crusade.