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Excellent book! Such a fine summation of the authorship controversy and a thorough explanation of why all those theories are bunk. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Frances Di Pasqua
"Who wrote Shakespeare?" Good question, I thought. And so I read the book.
Shapiro believes Shakespeare wrote Shakespeare. But not everyone does. Read more
Note: I will explain those things which I did like about this book, as well as give some more background on exactly what I found to be lacking and why I was, ultimately, so... Read morePublished 13 months ago by John D. Lavendoski
Good resource for school writing project. Worked well formy child when used with the movie on the same subject. Delivered promptly in time. Amazon rocks.Published 13 months ago by SP
Many of the positive reviewers here sigh and say 'this book should be enough to end the Authorship Question but of course, it won't'.
I think it already has. Read more
Surveying some of the top-rated reviews of this book the need for a more informed perspective is painfully apparent. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Roger A. Stritmatter
Shapiro is a Stratfordian, but not a knee-jerk condescending one. He thinks the authorship controversy is revealing, although not about what many anti-Stratfordians think it is. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Curtis Daw
The Book List review states that there is "abundant evidence that William Shakespeare of Stratford wrote the plays attributed to him. Read morePublished on July 20, 2012 by Uncle Ruddy
I share Shapiro's view that Shakespeare wrote Shakespeare's plays. But his book adds little to what has already been covered better by other authors. Read morePublished on June 26, 2012 by Orson Welles