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The Amateur Historians Guide to the Heart of England: Nearly 200 Medieval & Tudor Sites Two Hours or Less from London

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Using London as their home base (since they love dinner and the theater too), the jolly Amateur Historians take you on merry romp that travels back in time to the sites and history of some of the most fascinating areas of the English Midlands. Magnificent Windsor Castle and neighboring Eton College, the ancient educational institutions of Oxford and Shakespeare's hometown ...more
Paperback, 409 pages
Published November 1st 2003 by Capital Books (VA)
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I picked this up for two reasons, the first being to gain a little background on so many of the places that Eleanor, Henry, Edward, Richard, Henry, and so on spent their time, and also to get an idea of places to visit on future return trips to England.

The information itself is great, though the authors' opinions interjected throughout were not interesting to me - perhaps mainly because of their pro-Richard slant, definitely anti-Tudor, despite it being about Tudor sites. It will be nice when th
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