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Richard the Lion Heart

by Kate Norgate

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Published by Macmillan and co., limited in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Kate Norgate
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA207 .N6
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 349 p.
Number of Pages349
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24743230M
LC Control Number24017983
OCLC/WorldCa783876

The piece features many schemes from within the alliance against Richard the Lionheart's plans to complete the Crusade. These involve historical figures such as the Master of the Knights Templar and Conrad of Montserrat (the historical Conrad of Montferrat: Scott mistook the F for a long S in his researches).Author: Sir Walter Scott.   This book gives tremendous insight into the minds of those who would wreck havoc in the name of faith. This book reminds us that the struggle between faiths in the Holy Land has been going on for millenia -- since well before Saladin and Richard the Lionheart. Mr.5/5(5).

Get this from a library! Richard the Lionheart. [John Gillingham] -- "Richard I (8 September ? 6 April ) was King of England from 6 July until his death. He also ruled as Duke of Normandy (as Richard IV), Duke of Aquitaine, Duke of Gascony, Lord of.   He has had over 40 books published on subjects ranging from the Samurai through the Battle of Waterloo to the Cold War, and from a shipwreck in the Falkland Islands to the Crusades. Working on the latter book revived his interest in Richard the Lionheart, one of the greatest warrior-kings England has ever known/5(3).

Get this from a library! 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. The information about Lionheart shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks. In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this book .


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This is a highly readable and interesting biography of Richard the Lionheart, King of England and much of modern day France. The book has much to recommend but in this review I will focus on family relationships, international tensions, the grand strategy to regain Jerusalem, and the imprisonment of Richard in Germany followed by his return to his vast kingdoms to consolidate Cited by: This is a highly readable and interesting biography of Richard the Lionheart, King of England and much of modern day France.

The book has much to recommend but in this review I will focus on family relationships, international tensions, the grand strategy to regain Jerusalem, and the imprisonment of Richard in Germany followed by his return to his vast kingdoms to consolidate /5(11).

This is a great book by David Miller and it takes the reader to the very heart of Richard the Lionheart's brilliant military campaign during the third crusade.

It covers his rapid conquest of Cyprus, the battle of Acre, Jaffa, Arsuf and his failed attempt to take Jerusalem/5(19).

Books shelved as richard-the-lionheart: Lionheart by Sharon Kay Penman, A King's Ransom by Sharon Kay Penman, Devil's Brood by Sharon Kay Penman, Lionhea Home My Books. Richard the Lionheart (Graphic Nonfiction Biographies Set 2) Paperback – January 1, by David West (Author)5/5(2).

The Exciting Story of England's Most Famous Warrior King!!. The story of Richard I, the Lionheart, began in Oxford on September 8, His mother, Eleanor of Aquitaine, wife of King Henry II, gave birth to Richard in the countryside residence of Beaumont Palace.4/5.

Written By: Richard I, byname Richard the Lionheart or Lionhearted, French Richard Coeur de Lion, (born September 8,Oxford, England—died April 6,Châlus, duchy of Aquitaine), duke of Aquitaine (from ) and of Poitiers (from ) and king of England, duke of Normandy, and count of Anjou (–99).

Richard (I) Coeur de Lion (Count of Poitou and Duke of AquitaineKing of England ) The coins struck by Richard (the Lionhearted) in his French possession are the only coins to bear his name. His English coinage was struck in the name of his father.

For English coins of Richard I click here: Click on image to enlarge. Richard the lionheart simply tell the story of how is he become king and how it tell what went on through his life to become the famous king in lifetime as we know to this day/5(11).

Richard the Lionheart: The Crusader King of England Kindle Edition by W. Bartlett (Author)/5(11). This is a great book by David Miller and it takes the reader to the very heart of Richard the Lionheart's brilliant military campaign during the third crusade.

It covers his rapid conquest of Cyprus, the battle of Acre, Jaffa, Arsuf and his failed attempt to take Jerusalem/5(19). Richard the Lionheart book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for : This is a brief, graphic introduction to the life of one of England's most famous king, Richard I, the Lionhearted, of Robin Hood fame.

Gives a clear overview of his life, crusade, and the problems he /5. A biography of King Richard I of England, who was also known as Richard the : Melissa Snell. The story of Richard I, known as the Lionheart, is told from the Martha Rofheart () was an American author of historical fiction who wrote several novels on subjects as diverse as Cleopatra (The Alexandrian), Henry V (Fortune Made His Sword) and the Greek poet, Sappho (Burning Sappho).4/5.

The book itself is marketed as a Richard ‘for the twenty first century,’ so to say the least, I was in some confusion from the outset.

I further must say that the prose in this work is somewhat laboured when the author tries to paint a picture, as if he is trying too hard. The book is well written, is an easy, quick read and serves as a solid primer. If you want real insight into the life and mind of Richard the Lion Heart you need to look elsewhere.

more/5. Richard I (more commonly known as Richard Cœur de Lion or Richard the Lionheart) was a king of England who lived during the 12th century. He is arguably best-known for the role he played in the Third Crusade. Although Richard earned a reputation for being a formidable military commander and warrior (hence his epithet, ‘the Lionheart’), he may be said Author: Dhwty.

Born September 8,Richard the Lionheart was the third legitimate son of King Henry II of England. Often believed to have been the favorite son of his mother, Eleanor of Aquitaine, Richard had three older siblings, William (who died in infancy), Henry, and Matilda, as well as four younger: Geoffrey, Lenora, Joan, and John.

Thank you for your interest in my current books. eBook or paperback. eBook or paperback. Let me help you overshoot your goals in the right ways. Start Now. Powered by Richard "LionHeart" Simmons. The Richard the Lionheart book series by Sharon Kay Penman includes books Lionheart and A King's Ransom.

See the complete Richard the Lionheart series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. Richard the Lionheart from a 12th-Century Codex. Melissa Snell is a historical researcher and writer specializing in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance.

She authored the forward for "The Complete Idiot's Guide to the Crusades." Richard the Lionheart, Richard the Lionhearted, Richard the Lion-Heart, Richard the Lion-hearted; from the French Author: Melissa Snell.Buy Richard the Lionheart 2nd Revised edition by Gillingham, John (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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