The Plantagenets: The Warrior Kings and Queens Who Made England

15 May

I thoroughly enjoyed this engaging history of one of Western Civilization’s most influential ruling families. I imagine that much of this is familiar to people from the UK, but as an American, I found the book both informative and entertaining. I love when historical non-fiction brings the past to life and The Plantagenets succeeded in that. 

 

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2 Responses to “The Plantagenets: The Warrior Kings and Queens Who Made England”

  1. Xlibris Book Reviews May 15, 2013 at 6:07 pm #

    Reblogged this on Xlibris Book Reviews.

  2. umanbn May 15, 2013 at 6:56 pm #

    There was a superb documentary on the BBC a while ago which followed the last remaining line of the Plantagenets (who were usurped from the throne of England) to discover that the REAL king of England, i.e. in a direct line was living as a farmer in Australia…..would like to read the book…

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