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|Length: 473 pages||Word Wise: Enabled||Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled|
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I really liked this book. More than his battles, Mortimer spends time on H IV's moral struggles, his attempts to repair the Englad he inherited from Richard II. Read morePublished 22 days ago by Judith N. Alger
What an interesting life Henry IV had. Thank you Mr Mortimer for shedding so much light on an overlooked king. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Julie Murphy
Quite a good history of Henry and of Richard II and their times. Not always really easy reading but rewards effort. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Donald T. McDougall
I liked this historical narrative. I have a soft spot for Henry 4, because he always felt guilty about taking the throne from Richard. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Martha Shaak
A great book and captivating to read, highly recommended. However, he has a big booboo in Chapter 19 of the book where he states: "The Roman Emperor Claudius never came to... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Catamaran'78
I have read three of Dr. Mortimer's books and they have all been quite good. He is an excellent writer and breaths life into characters who are centuries dead.Published 6 months ago by JDM
People seem to have similar life issues whether they are royalty or commoners, regardless of in which century they live. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Amazon Customer
With the recent influx of so many "historical fiction" authors and books, there has also been a huge increase in historical romance novels claiming to be historical fiction. Read morePublished 10 months ago by deborah
The book was a history but I worked through it and learned more than I ever knew of HenryIV and Richard II.Published 10 months ago by carole j. scroggins