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The Chronicles of Robin Hood

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De verhalen over Robin Hood spelen in de 13e eeuw. Robin wordt vogelvrij verklaard en verschuilt zich in de bossen van Sherwood Forest. Hij en zijn mannen beroven de rijken, sparen de armen, doden niemand die hen met rust laat maar zijn zonder pardon voor hun vijanden. Ze wagen zich alleen buiten hun veilige bossen om de onderdrukten te helpen...
Dit boek werd in 1971 bekro
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Published (first published 1950)
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Kara
Nov 27, 2011 Kara added it
Shelves: robin-hood

Its a solid telling of the old ballads in prose form rather than any sort of twisty re-telling. A fun read - and a really good time in a sweet, nostaglic way to revisit the characters as they orginally were.

I really apprectaied the fact that Sutcliff manages not to make it sound like the characters are in a Leave It To Beaver production of Robin Hood with 1950's slang - as much of the historical fiction written in the 1950's is guilty of.

Also, she doesn't indulge in pseudo-medieval speech - no t
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Lenihan
I read this book for the first time when I was ten, twelve years old. My library had a Dutch version of the book, and I absolutely loved it. I must have borrowed it at least five more times after that. When I was fourteen, I went looking to purchase this book, but unfortunately, it was no longer for sale anywhere, not in Dutch, not in English. I spent ten years looking for this book, and I finally found a brand new Japanese copy and a second-hand, first edition English copy. No words can express ...more
Kay
This was the version of Robin Hood I grew up reading - well written, exciting and perfect to intrigue a young mind with a life and time that is in the past. The good thing about legends like this is that they never go out of fashion and teach us more about the kind of person we'd like to be.
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Om jag inte hade haft mamma precis bredvid mig när jag läste slutet skulle jag nog gråtit i floder! Jag älskar verkligen Robin Hood och hans gäng och nu gillar jag även honom i bokform, inte enbart i filmform :)
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aldo zirsov
karena ngidam dan ngiri sama mbak Lita, akhirnya dapat juga buku ini secara tidak sengaja. emang kalo jodoh, tak akan lari robin hood dikejar...:p
lita
belum bisa bikin review...masih terpana sama ceritanya :D
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Rosemary Sutcliff was a British novelist, best known as a writer of highly acclaimed historical fiction. Although primarily a children's author, the quality and depth of her writing also appeals to adults, she herself once commenting that she wrote "for children of all ages from nine to ninety."

Born in West Clandon, Surrey, Sutcliff spent her early youth in Malta and other naval bases where her fa
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