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By Anne Curry

for lots of commentators then and now, it used to be the English archers who gained the day for Henry V. This lavishly illustrated background re-tells the tale of the conflict and Henry V's Normandy crusade from the viewpoint of the commander of the English archers, Sir Thomas Erpingham. Sir Thomas, an skilled warrior with army event relationship again forty years is understood for his short yet pivotal appearances in Shakespeare's Henry V, the place he's competently portrayed as an aged, white haired veteran. At fifty seven he used to be one of many oldest there and a detailed own convinced of the King. yet what used to be his history? How did he command his archers to one of these position in background? And what function did the longbow and battlefield strategies play within the base line of victory?

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