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The Battle of Lincoln 1141
by Rupert Matthews (Goodreads Author)
The Siege of Lincoln was an event that marked a turning point in the Wars of Anarchy during the reign of King Stephen. A civil war between King Stephen and his rival Empress Matilda broke out in 1136. By 1141 England had fallen into near anarchy with nobles using the unrest to pursue local feuds, slaughter rivals and pillage each other's land. This book presents the ...more
Paperback, 48 pages
Published April 1st 2013 by Bretwalda Books
(first published March 24th 2013)
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This brief primer on the Battle Of Lincoln would get a higher grade if it avoided numerous typographical errors, and corrected a few factual errors. In the end, it comes across as a good introduction to the battle, but would benefit from better organization of information and careful editing. The illustrations and maps are satisfactory however.