Henry VI of England and the Dual Monarchy: Aspects of Royal Political Propaganda, 1422-1432

  title={Henry VI of England and the Dual Monarchy: Aspects of Royal Political Propaganda, 1422-1432},
  author={J. W. Mckenna},
  journal={Journal of the Warburg and Courtauld Institutes},
  pages={145 - 162}
  • J. W. Mckenna
  • Published 1 January 1965
  • History
  • Journal of the Warburg and Courtauld Institutes
Because Henry VI was less than a year old when he succeeded in 1422 to the thrones of both England and France, historians and chroniclers then and since have made much of England's exchange-at so crucial a stage in the affairs of both countries-of a child monarch and the concomitant necessity of a regency council for a popular and successful warrior-king in his prime. Had Henry V lived less than two months longer he himself would have united the thrones of England and of France; as it was, the… 
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