William: Court, Career, and Chivalry in the Angevin Empire : 1147-1219

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Addison-Wesley Longman Limited, 1990 - History - 233 pages

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User Review  - john257hopper - LibraryThing

An excellent analysis of the sources for the Marshal's life and career, a critical evaluation of the remarkable Histoire and the evidence of charters. The more thematic last third of the book is rather dry reading, however. Read full review

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A significant work on the life and times of William Marshal, as well as a study of it's main source, L'Histoire de Guillaume de Marechal, presented in an accessible and readable style. The book is ... Read full review


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