Recommendations

The following links to further reading are extracted from the pages of the monarchs at this site.



Early Anglo-Saxon Period


The Anglo-Saxon World

Anglo-Saxon England

The Saxon Kings: from Amazon - or ABE



Alfred the Great


Alfred the Great by Justin Pollard

Alfred the Great by David Horspool

Alfred the Great by Richard Abels



Edward the Elder


Buy Edward the Elder edited by N.J. Higham

Buy Edward the Elder by Harriet Harvey Wood

Buy Edward the Elder by Michael John Key



Æthelflæd


Buy The Warrior, Queen by Joanna Arman

Buy Æthelflæd, Lady of the Mercians by Tim Clarkson

Buy Founder, Fighter, Saxon Queen by Margaret Jones



Edgar the Peaceful


Buy Edgar, king of the English from Amazon




Edward the Martyr


Buy Elfrida : The First Crowned Queen of England from Amazon



Edward the Confessor


Frank Barlow's biography of Thomas Becket



Harold Godwinson


Buy Harold : The Last Anglo-Saxon King

Buy Harold II : The Doomed Saxon King

Buy The Godwins



King Stephen


Buy The Empress Matilda by Marjorie Chibnall




Matilda


Buy the Marjorie Chibnall biography from ABE



Eleanor of Aquitaine


Buy Inventing Eleanor from Amazon



John


Buy Ralph V. Turner's King John: England's Evil King



Henry III


Magna Carta

The Minority of Henry III from ABE

Buy The Reign of Henry III from ABE

Buy Darren Baker's Henry III

Buy Eleanor of Provence

Buy Simon de Montfort by Labarge from Amazon

Buy The King of Almayne from ABE



Edward I


Buy Eleanor Of Castile: The Shadow Queen



Edward II


Buy Robert the Bruce



Edward III


Buy Philippa of Hainault by B.C. Hardy



Henry IV


Buy Ian Mortimer's Henry IV biography



Henry V


Buy Christopher Allmand's The Hundred Year's War from Amazon



Henry VI


Buy Ralph Griffith's biography of Henry VI



Edward IV


Buy Elizabeth Woodville: Mother of the Princes in the Tower



Mary I


Buy Lady Jane Grey: a Tudor Mystery by Eric Ives



James I


Buy Pauline Croft's King James

Buy Alan Stewart's The Cradle King

Buy Caroline Bingham's James VI of Scotland

Buy Caroline Bingham's James I of England

Buy John Matusiak's James I



Charles I


Buy the Pauline Gregg Charles I book

Buy the Kevin Sharpe Charles I

Buy the Christopher Hibbert Charles I book

Buy the Richard Cust Charles I book



Charles II


Buy the John Miller Charles II book

Buy the Antonia Fraser Charles II book

Buy the Ronald Hutton Charles II book



George III


Buy The Life of Louis XVI



William IV


Buy Ziegler's William IV



Victoria


Buy Victoria: a Life



Edward VII


Buy Bertie: A Life of Edward VII



George V


Buy King George V from Amazon or ABE

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