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The Taming of a Turbulent Earl: Henry I and William of Warenne

The Taming of a Turbulent Earl: Henry I and William of Warenne

By C. Warren Hollister

Historical Reflections/Reflexions Historiques, Vol 3:1 (1976)

Synopsis: This paper examines one aspect of the royal policy of the English monarch Henry I, namely his relations with the old and wealthy baronial families who were established in England by William the Conqueror. It focuses on William II of Warenne, earl of Surrey.

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