The New Encyclopaedia Britannica
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1974 - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 934 pages
 Propaedia: outline of knowledge and guide to the Britannica.--- Micropaedia: ready reference and index.--- Macropaedia: knowledge in depth.
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Arriving in Palestine, they cooperated against the Muslims at Acre, until Philip fell
ill and made his illness a pretext for returning to France, quite determined to settle
the succession to Flanders (Philip of Alsace had just died on the crusade) ...
(See also FRANCE, HISTORY OF.) BIBLIOGRAPHY. For a concise outline of the
reign of Philip Augustus, read the corresponding chapters of two famous
publications: The Cambridge Medieval History, vol. 6; and BRIAN TIERNEY and
In Spain and Italy he had prevented the spread of heresy, and his intervention in
France was one of the factors that forced Henry IV to become a Catholic. When
Philip II died of cancer at El Escorial on September 13, 1598, Spain was still at
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