By J. Hoftijzer

The North-West Semitic epigraphic contributes significantly to our knowing of the outdated testomony and of the Ugaritic texts and to our wisdom of the North-West Semitic languages as such. This dictionary in volumes is anxious with the North-West Semitic fabric present in inscriptions, papyri and ostraca in Phoenician, Punic, Hebrew, numerous sorts of Aramaic, Ammonite, Edomite, the language of Deir Alla et cetera. the cloth covers the interval from ca. a thousand B.C. to ca. three hundred A.D. in addition to translations the entries contain discussions and whole references to scholarly literature. The ebook is a translated, up-to-date and significantly augmented version of Jean & Hoftijzer, Dictionnaire des inscriptions semitiques de l'ouest. The additions situation newly chanced on texts in addition to references to new scholarly literature. The ebook is an integral device for examine in North-West Semitic epigraphy, at the previous testomony and on Ugaritic texts, and for Semitic linguistics.

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35 The dead man’s son and successor, Philip the Good (1419–1467) immediately strengthened his ties with England and, in 1420, helped force on the French crown the humiliating treaty of Troyes. The second major treaty of the war proved even harsher than that of Brétigny six decades earlier. Setting aside the Valois dauphin, it established the English king as heir apparent to the French throne. 36 33 Christopher Hibbert, Agincourt (New York, 1978); Philippe Contamine, Agincourt (Paris, 1964); Nicholas H.

However, despite its military success, Edward’s campaign ultimately turned into a costly fiasco when the restored English ally, Pedro, failed to pay his war debts, leaving the prince and many in his army to suffer and fall sick during the hot Castilian summer. 27 The dis24 For the companies’ malignant influence on Italy, see William Caferro, Mercenary Companies and the Decline of Siena (Baltimore, 1998); idem, “Slaying the Hydra-headed Beast: Italy and the Companies of Adventure in the Fourteenth Century,” in Crusaders, Condotierri, and Cannon: Medieval Warfare Around the Mediterranean, ed.

1477) Philip the Good (d. 1467) John the Fearless (d. 1419) Philip, Duke of Burgundy (d. 1404) BURGUNDY Charles III (d. 1386) Louis Charles Joan I (d. 1382) John Robert (d. 1343) Charles II (d. 1309) Charles I of Anjou (d. J. Andrew Villalon University of Cinncinati On April 3, 1367,1 as the sun rose over northern Castile, largest of five kingdoms that shared the Iberian peninsula,2 two of the century’s greatest armies faced each other across a field awaiting orders that would propel them into one of the century’s greatest battles.

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