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In Our Time

In Our Time on The Peasants’ Revolt




Full list of publications

(i) Academic History

Review: Juliet Barker. 1381: The Year of the Peasants’ Revolt. Cambridge, MA: The Belknap Press, 2014,  Journal of British Studies, 54 (4), (October, 2015), 1001-1002.

‘Inheritance and Lordship in Pre-Reformation England: George Neville, Lord Bergavenny (c.1470-1535)’, Nottingham Medieval Studies, xlviii (2004).

‘Loyalty, Honour and The Lancastrian Revolution: Sir Stephen Scrope of Castle Combe and His Kinsmen, c.1389-1408’, Fourteenth Century England, iii, ed. W. M. Ormrod (Boydell, Woodbridge, 2004).

Review: Björn K. U. Weiler and Ifor W. Rowlands (eds), England and Europe in the Reign of Henry III (1216–1272) Burlington, Vt. Ashgate. 2002, History, 88, no, 291 (July, 2003).

The Politics of Magnate Power in England and Wales, 1389-1413  (Oxford Historical Monographs, 2003).

‘Henry IV and the Politics of Resistance in Early Lancastrian England, 1399-1413,’ The Fifteenth Century III: Authority and Subversion, ed. L. Clark (Boydell, Woodbridge, 2003).

‘Richard II and the Mortimer Inheritance’ Fourteenth Century England, ii, ed. C. Given-Wilson and N. Saul (Boydell, Woodbridge, 2002).

‘Exploitation and Control: The Royal Administration of Magnate Estates, 1397-1405,’ in  Revolution and Consumption in Late Medieval England, ed. M. A. Hicks (Boydell, Woodbridge, 2001).

(ii) Popular History

¿Cuándo Adán araba y Eva hilaba, dónde estaba el caballero? La revuelta de Wat Tyler,’ Desperta Ferro, La Guerra de los Cien Años (III) Agincourt , no. 49 (Sep. 2018).

The Peasants’ Revolt: England’s Failed Revolution  (Tempus, Stroud, 2004).

‘A Kingdom in Crisis: Henry IV and the Battle of Shrewsbury’, History Today, 53 (8) (August, 2003).

‘The Wars of the Roses’, BBC History Magazine, iv  no. 5 (May, 2003).

‘Thomas Holand: Richard II’s King of Ireland?’ History Ireland  (Spring, 2003).

‘Who was that masked man? Concealed Identity in Popular Protest’, BBC History Magazine, iii, no. 2 (February, 2002).

‘1381: a Kingdom on the Edge,’ BBC History Magazine, iii, no. 7  (July, 2002).

‘Wat Tyler: The Afterlife of an English Rebel,’ History Today, 51 (7) (July, 2001).


Melvyn Bragg’s Radical Lives, Now is the Time – John Ball, BBC 1, 2 August 2014

In Our Time, with Melvyn Bragg, BBC Radio Four, 16 November 2006. 

The Worst Century Ever, with Tony Robinson, Spire Films/Channel Four Television, 30 September 2004.

The Seven Ages of Britain, with Bettany Hughes, Wildfire Television/Channel Four Television, 20 December 2003.

Voices of The Powerless, with Melvyn Bragg, BBC Radio 4, 1 August 2002.

Public Lectures

London and the Peasants’ Revolt, Museum of London, 25 February 2006.