HENRY II: A Prince Among Princes
Ruler of a vast European empire and one of the most dynamic, learned men ever to reign in England, Henry II was brought down by his catastrophic relationship with his archbishop Thomas Becket, his rebellious sons Richard and Geoffrey, and his wife Eleanor of Aquitaine. A vivid account of a king whose desire for control would destroy him. Illus.
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