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From: Richard Borthwick <>
Subject: Re: THE CLARES
Date: Thu, 29 Aug 1996 21:39:25 +0800
>In article <>, Medieval
>Genealogy Discussion List <> wrote:
>> I have come across a book "A Baronial Family in Medieval England: The Clares,
>> 1217-1314" by Michael Altschul, Baltimore, The Johns Hopkins Press 1965. If
>> any of you have used this book, has it stood the test of time?? Is it
>> reliable?? If so, I would be more than happy to provide "fact-filled"
>> passages to this group. If not, so be it!!
>> Always optimistic--Dave
>I would like to see some of the information from this book.
This is a classic work on medieval prosopography and genealogy. The
Europaische Stammtafeln uses it for its table on the Clares (Band III,
T.156). It is very sound.