24794 BURNE, Alfred.H.:
THE HUNDRED YEARS WAR. A Military History.
Introduction by Jonathan Sumption.
Folio Society,London, 2005.
Royal 8vo. pp.xxviii+ 588. index ,bibliography illustrations. map endpapers. Very good hardcover with decorated upper board in Very Good slip case.
Apart from Crecy, Poitiers and Agincourt most people know little of the hundred years war. Four wars beginning with the invasion of France by Edward III the second saw the almost total expulsion of the English;the third was the war of Henry V: the fourth resulted in the loss of all English territories in France except Calais. Folio have extra illustrated the volume .