Shakespeare'S Kings download free [PDF and Ebook] by John Julius Norwich

Shakespeare'S Kings download free [PDF and Ebook] by John Julius Norwich year 2018
  • Book name: Shakespeare'S Kings
  • Author: John Julius Norwich
  • Release date: 2018/11/1
  • Publisher: FABER & FABER
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Poetry and Drama
  • ISBN: 9780571340255
  • Rating: 7.36 of 10
  • Votes: 169
  • Review by: Blaine Gainey
  • Review rating: 8.65 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/25
  • Total pages: 512
  • Includes a PDF summary of 42 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: In a sparkling, fast-paced narrative, Shakespeare's Kings chronicles the turbulent events that inspired Shakespeare's history plays, from Edward III to Richard III. In a time of uncertainty and incessant warfare - when the crown was constantly contested, alliances were made and broken, and the people rose up in revolt - this was the raw material that inspired Shakespeare's dramas. But what really happened between 1337 and 1485? Where did history stop and drama begin? John Julius Norwich establishes just how real Shakespeare's characters and events are and what liberties he took with the facts to entertain his audience. Shakespeare's Kings is an illuminating companion to history and to the richness of Shakespeare's imagination, with a body of work which still shapes our view of the past today.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 29H34M55S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Literary Studies: General, Shakespeare Studies & Criticism, Literary Studies: Plays & Playwrights, British & Irish History, Medieval History
  • Available formats: EPUB, RB, PDF, WORD, DOC, RTF, TXT, SNB. Compressed in ISO, TAR.XZ, ZIP, BZ, ACE, RAR, RPM
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 17.17 USD
  • Dimensions: 130x198x9mm
  • Weight: 408g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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