Plantagenet Chroniclesby Elizabeth Hallam (Editor)
Over 100 short essays, illustrated mostly in color, provide background information on contemporary events, people, customs and traditions. They include notes on the place of women in society, herbal remedies, popular food and drink, music, poetry, and medicine. They describe some of the great and important buildings of the time, and include biographies of kings, queens and men of power, and portray the contrasting life of ordinary people. This is the Plantagent era, in the worlds of the people who lived through it.
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Ms Hallam is one of the greats. Her books are like gems. With wonderful pictures and 5 star writing,you can't lose. Even with no interest in English history, you will still love these works.This book is the' A Lion in Winter' for real.