Noblewomen, Aristocracy and Power in the Twelfth-Century Anglo-Norman Realm
Pub Date: 10/07/2003
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This is a study of noblewomen in 12th-century England and Normandy, and of the ways in which they exercised power. It offers a reconceptualization of women's role in aristocratic society, and in doing so suggests original ways of looking at lordship and the ruling elite in the high Middle Ages.