Tudor History by Michele Morrical

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Book Review: King Stephen and the Anarchy by Chris Peers

The time was medieval England and the place was an open field on the outskirts of a very frightened village. Two enormous armies had appeared on the horizon and promptly lined themselves up in battle array, preparing to do face [...]

November 4, 2019 Articles, Book Reviews, Empress Matilda, Henry I, Henry II, Stephen I

Book Review: Matilda-Empress, Queen, Warrior by Catherine Hanley

Most of the tales of history we’ve been taught growing up have been the stories of men, not women. While there is no doubt powerful women existed and exerted their influence over government just as much as the men, chroniclers [...]

August 18, 2019 Book Reviews, Empress Matilda, Henry I, Henry II, Plantagenets, Stephen I