I brought this book because I am interested in the era. The book gives a good overview of the reign of king Stephen and how he battled with Matilda for the throne, and how easily... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Amazon Customer
Brilliant book - a real page turner - easy, understandable and very, very interesting . You have only to like history a bit and its still a super book. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Anthony P.
"Stephen and Matilda" is a cheaply produced, poorly written account of the Civil War of 1139 to 1153. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Neil Lennon
Very detailed and in depth study of the Anarchy. Informative and interesting but sometimes heavy going. Enjoyable once you have read it and worth the effort.Published 16 months ago by Mr Christopher Thorne
An excellent, compact history of a turbulent period - Jim Bradbury keeps an open mind yet presents fresh insights into a confused series of events and personalities, including the... Read morePublished 19 months ago by Jamie Robertson
I had to read up on Stephen and Matilda for a talk on the subject, so had to be quick, as i teach ancient history and was,nt too conversant with this period, i found it a little... Read morePublished on 13 Nov. 2010 by R Jones.