Archives Mensuelles: octobre 2015

Princess Magdalena of Valois, king James V Stewart’s first wife

In the first half of the 16th century, France and Scotland were not only bound together by the Auld Alliance, a treaty of mutual military assistance between the two kingdoms dating at least from the 13th century. France then hosted many Scots : merchants and sailors living in the cities of Rouen and Dieppe, soldiers […]