Regular bills of Anglo-Scottish kin over the full fourteenth century has a tendency to give a sustained interval of sour enmity, defined typically through stock-phrases equivalent to 'endemic warfare', and typified by way of battles akin to Bannockburn (1314), Neville's pass (1346) or Otterburn (1388), border-raiding and the trap of James I of Scotland by way of English pirates in 1406. although, as this assortment exhibits, the placement used to be way more advanced. Drawing jointly new views from new and top researchers, the essays examine the good complexity of Anglo-Scottish tensions during this so much momentous of centuries and in doing so frequently exhibit a much more ambivalent and from time to time even a relaxed and efficient Anglo-Scottish dynamic. the themes taken care of comprise army campaigns and ethos; the improvement of artillery; the prime 'Disinherited' Anglo-Scot, Edward Balliol; Scots in English allegiance and Border Society; spiritual patronage; Papal relatives; the influence of dealings with Scotland on England's govt and parliament; id, ethnicity and otherness; and shared values and acculturation. members: AMANDA BEAM, MICHAEL BROWN, DAVID CALDWELL, GWILYM DODD, ANTHONY GOODMAN, ANDY KING, SARAH LAYFIELD, IAIN MACINNES, RICHARD ORAM, MICHAEL PENMAN, ANDREA RUDDICK AND DAVID SIMPKIN.
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