131. Burgundy: Europe's forgotten superpower

131. Burgundy: Europe's forgotten superpower

By Goalhanger Podcasts

The Rest Is History

Thursday, 16 December

Now mostly overlooked by history, Burgundy was a major political and cultural power in western Europe during the Middle Ages, rivalling France and England. How did the kingdom gain such prominence, and why did it disappear? Bart van Loo, author of "The Burgundians", joins Dominic and Tom to explain.


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