An indispensable guide to the key figures throughout 2,000 years of British history.
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Christopher Tyerman is a Research Fellow and lecturer at the University of Oxford. He is a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society and won the Society's Alexander Prize Medal in 1981. His previously published work, England and the Crusades 1095-1588 (University of Chicago Press, 1988), has now appeared in paperback. He has also contributed reviews, articles and essays to various publications.Review:
Highly recommended for all history lovers, students - and indeed historical novelists -- Sarah Broadhurst The Bookseller An eminently readable collection of biographical essays. Good Book Guide
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Book Description Stackpole Books, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, 2001. Hard Cover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. First American Edition. Mechanicsburg: Stackpole, 2001. First American edition, first printing. 8vo. Hard cover binding, 386 pp. Extremely useful history in biographical format, with bibliography, index, glossary, map, genealogical table. The book spans the period of the Norman Conquest, the murder of Thomas Becket, Magna Carta and Simon de Montfort. The author conveys more than the bare facts of each subject's life, but places them in the context of their age and evokes what was distinctive and interesting in their personality and achievement. The series in its entire begins with Roman Britain and Anglo-Saxon England and ends with Victorian Britain. Aside from slight soiling to page edges from storage, this book is brand new in a new dust jacket, protected with a mylar cover. Bookseller Inventory # 015214
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