In this new account of Richard the Lionheart's reign, John Gillingham scrutinises the king's fluctuating reputation over the centuries and provides a convincing revised interpretation.
Neither a feckless knight-errant nor a neglectful king, Richard I was in reality a masterful and businesslike ruler.
This paperback edition includes an updated bibliography.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 380 pages, 18 b/w pls
- Publisher: Yale University Press
- Publication Date: 01/02/2002
- Category: Biography: historical, political & military
- ISBN: 9780300094046