I rarely get a chance to update the blog these days, with one thing and another. But I do have some exciting news: my book, The Letters of Edward I: Political Communication in the Thirteenth Century is now out with Boydell Press! Here, I present some of my findings from over ten years of research into letters and letter writing as a form of political rhetoric in late medieval government and diplomacy. If you are interested in the history of government, power relations, letters, or rhetoric, this may be the book for you…