Henry II (Penguin Monarchs): A Prince Among Princes
Author: Barber, Richard
Pub Date: 30/04/2015
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One of the most dynamic, restless and clever men ever to rule England, Henry II (1154-89) was brought down both by his relationship with his archbishop Thomas Becket and his arguments with his sons, most importantly the future Richard I and King John. This account shows why Henry II left such a compelling impression on his contemporaries.