Battle of Creçy by Harry Payne

The charge of the French knights at the Battle of Creçy on August 1346 in the Hundred Years War: picture by Harry Payne

Battle of Poitiers

Battle of Poitiers: the Black Prince's victory with his English army over the French army of King John September 1356 in the Hundred Years War King Edward III

Battle of Poitiers: may by John Fawkes

The battle of Poitiers (September the Hundred Years War. The Black Prince's victory over the French King John.

The Battle of Poitiers from a contemporary account

The Hundred Years War - The Battle of Poitiers ancestor Sir Nele Loring fought here in the retinue of Edward the Black Prince.

Battle of Agincourt:  French Overwhelmed

The Hundred Years War : Battle of Agincourt

Battle of Agincourt

Agincourt Oct as imagined in From Martial d'Auvergne's Vigiles de Charles VII (a versified history of the Hundred Years War).

Battle of Agincourt: may by John Fawkes

Disposition of English and French troops at the battle of Agincourt

Henry V Rescues Gloucester at Battle of Agincourt

King Henry Protects his fallen brother, the Duke of Gloucester, at the Battle of Agincourt.

The Battle of Agincourt: the armies clash

Armies loyal to their leaders led to the rise of caudillos, men who controlled local areas. They intervened in national politics to make and unmake governments.

Battle of Agincourt

There was much weakness that prevailed in the parliaments. Local wars began to turn into bigger conflicts. An example of this is the Hundred Years War that took place between France and England.