Roger of Hoveden

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Roger of Hoveden

(hŏv`dən, hŭv`–), d. 1201; English chronicler. His chronicle, covering the years from 732 to 1201, is an original source only for the years through which he lived. His life as a member of the household of Henry IIHenry II,
1133–89, king of England (1154–89), son of Matilda, queen of England, and Geoffrey IV, count of Anjou. He was the founder of the Angevin, or Plantagenet, line in England and one of the ablest and most remarkable of the English kings.
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 and the documents he included make his work important. It was translated by Henry T. Riley (1853).
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Roger of Hoveden recounted with evident pride that five hundred of the boldest and most adventurous of the crusaders agreed to march inland to succour the wavering citizens of Santarem.
Stubbs, 2 vols (London: Rolls Series, 1876), II, 65-66; and by Roger of Hoveden, Gesta Regis Henrici SecundI, ed.
38) Roger of Hoveden, Gesta, II, 116-17; Chronica, III, 42-43.
Miss Sylvia Hoveden is saved from her fate and allowed to continue her journey to the gold fields in the interior, searching for Felix, her twin brother, who is in desperate trouble.
Aunque el monarca frances era desalinado, regordete y tuerto (las cronicas no registran como perdio el ojo) la pasion de Ricardo por el no menguo: segun el cronista ingles Roger de Hoveden (?
Segun Hoveden <<no hubo noche de bodas porque el rey tenia prisa de continuar el viaje>>.