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    • The career of Robert of Thurnham, 1191-1211 

      Yarlett, Richard Paul (2007-06-21) - Thesis
      This thesis examines the career of Robert II of Thurnham a high ranking curial official, whose career in the royal service spanned the reigns of both Richard I [1189-1199] and John [1199-1216]. The thesis begins by ...
    • Livery and dule : dressing life and death in the late medieval Scottish royal household 

      Westerhof Nyman, Perin Joy (University of St Andrews, 2021-07-01) - Thesis
      This thesis examines the use of meaningful and symbolic dress at the late medieval Scottish royal court, arguing that group displays of colour-coded clothing, exemplified by livery and mourning dress, played key political ...
    • Politics, policy and power : the Marcher lords and the English crown in the March of Wales, 1254-1272 

      Ayton, Alastair Iain (University of St Andrews, 2020-12-01) - Thesis
      This thesis is a study of Marcher lords between 1254 and 1272. Those studied include: the Bigod earls of Norfolk; the de Clare earls of Gloucester and Hertford; the de Bohun earls of Hereford and Essex; the Mortimer lords ...
    • The production of the Anglo-Saxon laws : from Alfred to Cnut 

      Ivarsen, Ingrid (University of St Andrews, 2020-07-30) - Thesis
      This thesis examines the production of written law in Anglo-Saxon England by asking some basic questions. What is ‘an Anglo-Saxon law’? Where and when were surviving laws made? Who wrote them? What characterizes the laws ...
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      Merino Jaso, Maria Sofia (University of St Andrews, 2020-07-30) - Thesis