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THE HOLLOW CROWN is one of those books that's been sitting on my shelf for years until I was ready for it. Now, the time had come and I was pleased to find a book that was actually in favor of Richard II; if I dare say, I think I'd call Harold Hutchison an apologist. He has done the one thing that always comes into play when discussing the controversial Richard III: he reminds us that the deposed king’s history (and reputation) has been written by the usurpers. Why don’t we connect the same dots ...more
There is nothing like reading a history or biography book and being so completely transported to another time and place that you find...
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