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Richard Lionheart, the crusader king

Matthews, John

Richard Lionheart, the crusader king

by Matthews, John

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Published by Firebird Books, Distributed in the United States by Sterling Pub. Co. in Poole, Dorset, New York, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Richard I, King of England, 1157-1199.,
    • Great Britain -- History -- Richard I, 1189-1199.,
    • Great Britain -- Kings and rulers -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 45) and index.

      StatementJohn Matthews ; plates by James Field.
      SeriesHeroes and warriors
      ContributionsField, James, 1959- ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA207 .M38 1988
      The Physical Object
      Pagination48 p., [4] p. of col. plates :
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2143031M
      ISBN 101853140074
      LC Control Number88213117
      OCLC/WorldCa17259882

        Richard I: The Crusader King by Thomas Asbridge. Hardcover $ Hardcover. $ NOOK Book. Contemporaries dubbed him the "Lionheart," reflecting a carefully cultivated reputation for bravery, prowess and knightly virtue, but this supposed paragon of chivalry butchered close to 3, prisoners in cold blood on a single day Brand: Penguin UK. Buy Richard the Lionheart: The Mighty Crusader New Ed by Miller, David (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(16).

      He is the author of many history books including, his latest, Richard the Lionheart: The Crusader King of England (Amberley Publishing, ).   Richard the Lionheart was the third son of King Henry II and Eleanor of Aquitaine, and although his eldest brother died young, the next in line, Henry, was named , Richard grew up with little realistic expectations of achieving the English : Melissa Snell.

      Richard I (more commonly known as Richard Cœur de Lion or Richard the Lionheart) was a king of England who lived during the 12th century. He is arguably best-known for the role he played in the Third Crusade. Although Richard earned a reputation for being a formidable military commander and warrior (hence his epithet, ‘the Lionheart’), he may be said to have been less successful as a ruler.   My book about the Crusades: Richard the Lionheart: The Crusader King - Duration: How King Richard III Remains Were Discovered and Confirmed - Duration:


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Asbridge, a great medieval historian, has produced an elegantly written and concise page life of Richard the Lionheart that not only narrates the king’s life but also manages to introduce historiographic considerations and sensibly contextualizes or corrects some of the more common misunderstandings of Richard (e.g /5.

Richard the Lionheart: The Crusader King of England and over 8 million other books are available for Amazon Kindle/5(15). Richard I (8 September – 6 April ) was King of England from until his death. He also ruled as Duke of Normandy, Aquitaine and Gascony, Lord of Cyprus, Count of Poitiers, Anjou, Maine, and Nantes, and was overlord of Brittany at various times during the same period.

He was the third of five sons of King Henry II of England and Duchess Eleanor of Aquitaine and seemed unlikely to Battles/wars: Third Crusade. Richard I (more commonly known as Richard Cœur de Lion or Richard the Lionheart) was a king of England who lived during the 12th century.

He is arguably best-known for the role he played in the Third : Dhwty. While Richard I is one of medieval England's most famous kings he is also the most controversial.

This reassessment looks at his deeds and achievements in a new light. The result is a compelling new portrait of "the Lionheart" which shows that the king is every bit as remarkable as his medieval contemporaries found him to be. The Paperback of the Richard the Lionheart: The Crusader King of England by W.

Bartlett at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be : Amberley Publishing. Richard I, byname Richard the Lionheart or Lionhearted, French Richard Coeur de Lion, (born September 8,Oxford, England—died April 6,Châlus, duchy of Aquitaine), duke of Aquitaine (from ) and of Poitiers (from ) and king of England, duke of Normandy, and count of Anjou (–99).

Subscribe to Morning Brew: → Subscribe for new videos four times per week. ?sub_confirm. King Richard I's personal bravery on the battlefield won him the name 'Lionheart' but as David Miller reveals, his battles and campaigns demonstrate a brilliant grasp of strategy and tactics.

The 'Lionheart' was no mere medieval 'head banger' but a thoughtful military leader, the only Crusader commander who managed to get an army to Palestine /5(3).Richard I Plantagenet (), nicknamed "Coeur de Lion" (Lionheart), eventually became King of England, Grand Duke of Aquitaine, Duke of Poitou, and Duke of Anjou, but as the third son in a large family, he did not expect to or even want to rule England.Politician, military leader, crusader, and King of England, Richard the Lionheart has been the subject of Middle Ages' studies for centuries.

His early years were marked by bitter rivalry with his father and brothers, but once crowned King inhis primary ambition was to lead a crusade to the Holy Land to recapture the city of Jerusalem.