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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 3 months 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 6 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 7 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 7 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 9 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 9 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 9 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 13 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 13 months ago by carole j. scroggins