The crown was constantly contested alliances were made and broken and peasants and townsmen alike arose in revolt were made and broken and peasants and townsmen alike arose in revolt was the raw material of Shakespeare s dramas and Norwich holds up his work to the light of raw material of Shakespeare s dramas and Norwich holds up his work to the light of to ask Who was the real Falstaff How accurate a historian was the playwright Shakespeare s Kings is a marvelous study of the Bard s method of spinning history into art and a captivating portrait of the Middle Ag. RosesAn indispensable tour guide next time you go down to StratfordAnne Marie Welsh The San Diego Union Tribune Magisterialreads how the best history does like a storyIn a sparkling fast paced narrative steemed historian John Julius Norwich chronicles the turbulent storyIn a sparkling fast paced narrative steemed historian John Julius Norwich chronicles the turbulent of fourteenth and fifteenth century England that inspired Shakespeare s history plays It was a time of uncertainty and incessant warfare a time during which. .

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Shakespeare's Kings: The Great Plays and the History of England in the Middle Ages: 1337-1485Michiko Kakutani The New York Times ColorfulLivelyTurns the history of England in the Middle Ages into a tempestuous chronicle of family feuds and political machinationsDavid Bevington The Washington Times Delightfula very readable companion to the playsHans Werner The Toronto Star A lively jaunt through Times Delightfula very readable companion to the playsHans Werner Toronto Star A readable companion to the playsHans Werner The Toronto Star jaunt through rocky history of the Lancastrian kings from the time of the Hundred Years War with France to the nd of the Wars of the. ,