The Wikipedia article of the day for September 12, 2019 is Chevauchée. Lancaster’s chevauchée of 1346 was a large-scale mounted raid directed by Henry, Earl of Lancaster, in south western France during the Hundred Years’ War. The main English army had defeated the larger French army at the Battle of Crécy in August, and French …

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