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Common money owed of Anglo-Scottish kin over the complete fourteenth century has a tendency to provide a sustained interval of sour enmity, defined usually by way of stock-phrases comparable to 'endemic warfare', and typified through battles resembling Bannockburn (1314), Neville's move (1346) or Otterburn (1388), border-raiding and the trap of James I of Scotland by way of English pirates in 1406. despite the fact that, as this assortment indicates, the placement was once way more complicated. Drawing jointly new views from new and best researchers, the essays examine the nice complexity of Anglo-Scottish tensions during this so much momentous of centuries and in doing so frequently demonstrate 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 advance of artillery; the best 'Disinherited' Anglo-Scot, Edward Balliol; Scots in English allegiance and Border Society; spiritual patronage; Papal family; the impression of dealings with Scotland on England's executive and parliament; identification, ethnicity and otherness; and shared values and acculturation. participants: 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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