philip ii

philip ii

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  • In 1179 Philip II became king of France
  • Philip paid middle class officials who would owe their loyalty to him
  • He granted charters to many new towns and introduced a new national tax
  • Through trickery, diplomacy, and war, he gained control of English-ruled lands in Normandy, Anjou and elsewhere
  • Sent his knights to help the pope suppress a heretical group called the Albigensians in the south and was able to add this area to his domain
  • Before he died in 1223 he had become the most powerful ruler in Europe
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