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Gothic Kings of Britain The Lives of 31 Medieval Rulers, 1016-1399

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This biographical history tells the story of 31 Gothic monarchs who fought in the crusades, enforced their feudal rights throughout the kingdom, sponsored the growth of representative government through a parliament, and ultimately created a military power that would dominate European affairs. In the process, the narrative recaptures the dramatic and chaotic span of the ye ...more
Kindle Edition, 196 pages
Published (first published November 28th 2008)
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Robin
A decent introduction to the medieval kings of England and Scotland, although it's very short, brief and dry so it's not very detailed and focuses on political and military events rather than on the characters of each monarch and the culture of the times (which is my greater interest). Most of it is just an account of different invasions, rebellions, usurpations and civil wars, which I realize was common during this time period but it became very repetitive with not much else (such as more chara ...more
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