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Unformatted text preview: Charles IV of France dies, Isabel was heir, Edward III only relative, also king of England Phillip Valois, becomes King Philip VI, cousin of Charles IV Succession cannot carry through a woman Battle of Crecy English longbow, gives English advantage The Black Death Bubonic Plague Fleas on rats spread plague Buboes-black in coloration, internal bleeding, dead within a week Pneumonic plague-breathing system, can be spread person to person Plague hits Paris, 200,000 people live here800 people die per day English invades France under Henry V after French king goes mad Joan of Arc, Illiterateseeing visions of God telling her to liberate France...
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- Spring '08