By Gordon Harrison
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In 1355 the Black Prince took a military to Bordeaux and launched into chevauchées [mounted army expeditions, as a rule characterized by means of the devastation of the encompassing cities and countryside], which culminated in his decisive victory over King Jean II of France at Poitiers the next 12 months. utilizing the recorded itineraries as his start line, the writer of this e-book walked greater than 1,300 miles throughout France, retracing the routes of the armies looking for a better knowing of the Black Prince's excursion.
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