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Lesson overview:Eleanor, Richard and John

  • In this lesson, we will look at Eleanor of Aquitaine's support of her sons Richard and John. We will look at the role she played whilst her sons ran the country and what this tells us about who held power in the Middle Ages.
  • In this lesson, we will look at Eleanor of Aquitaine's support of her sons Richard and John. We will look at the role she played whilst her sons ran the country and what this tells us about who held power in the Middle Ages.

Castles, rebellion, crusade, political marriage, inheritance, oaths of fealty, rebellion