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People/Characters: John, Duke of Bedford

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Conquest: The English Kingdom of France, 1417-1450 by Juliet Barker
England in the Late Middle Ages by A. R. Myers
England in the Later Middle Ages: A Political History by M.H. Keen
A Great and Glorious Adventure: A History of the Hundred Years War and the Birth of Renaissance England by Gordon Corrigan
Henry IV (The English Monarchs Series) by Chris Given-Wilson
Henry IV, Part I by William Shakespeare
Henry IV, Part II by William Shakespeare
Henry V by William Shakespeare
Henry V by Christopher Allmand
Henry V: The Graphic Novel by John F. McDonald
Henry VI by Bertram Wolffe
Henry VI, Part 1 by William Shakespeare
The Hundred Years War by Edouard Perroy
The Hundred Years War: England and France at War c.1300-c.1450 by Christopher Allmand
The Hundred Years War: The English in France, 1337-1453 by Desmond Seward
The Lady of the Rivers by Philippa Gregory
The Life and Times of Henry V by Peter Earle
My Lord John by Georgette Heyer
MY LORD OF BEDFORD 1389 - 1435. by Ethel Carleton Williams
The Reign of King Henry VI by R.A. Griffiths
Select Documents of English Constitutional History by S. B. Chrimes

Character description

John of Lancaster, 1st Duke of Bedford (1389-1435) was a younger brother of King Henry V of England who acted as Regent of France for his nephew Henry VI during his childhood. He arranged for the trial and execution of Joan of Arc. In 1433, he married Jacquetta of Luxembourg, afterwards known as Jacquetta of Bedford.

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