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Richard the Lionheart

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Published by M. Evans in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Richard I, King of England, 1157-1199.,
    • Richard I, King of England, 1157-1199 -- Military leadership.,
    • Crusades -- Third, 1189-1192.,
    • Great Britain -- Kings and rulers -- Biography.,
    • Great Britain -- History -- Richard I, 1189-1199.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [251]) and index.

      StatementAntony Bridge.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA207 .B75 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 259 p., [11] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages259
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1860439M
      ISBN 100871316242
      LC Control Number90013819


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) - king of England, knight and crusading leader - at the Historisches Museum der Pfalz Speyer, Germany, offers a royal tribute to the legacy of this famous medieval ruler.

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Enjoy!:) - Link to the book's Goodreads page. England’s most famous medieval monarch, Richard the Lionheart, died years ago this April. Wounded while besieging a castle in western France, he succumbed to gangrene. Strangely, though, despite his being the most famous European warrior of his time, one of the major modern talking points about him pertains to his sexuality.

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Richard the Lionheart. [Antony Bridge] -- Richard I () was King of England and a good portion of France which he had inherited from his parents, Henry II and Eleanor of Aquitaine. A brave military comander and poor king, he left no.While Richard I is one of medieval England's most famous kings he is also the most controversial.

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