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The Plantagenets

The Warrior Kings and Queens Who Made England
by: Dan Jones

The book chronicles the tumultuous history of the Plantagenet dynasty, which ruled England from the twelfth to the fifteenth century, highlighting their military exploits, political drama, and the shaping of English identity. It delves into the lives of notable monarchs, such as Henry II and Richard the Lionheart, detailing their reigns, the evolution of English law, and the complex feudal society over which they presided.

Key points:

1. Plantagenet Dynasty: The book covers the three-century rule of the warrior Plantagenet dynasty in England, known for shaping the country's identity and politics.

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