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Good books on medieval history.

Here Be Dragons
 
The Reign of King Henry VI (Sutton history paperbacks)
The Reign of King Henry VI (Sutton history paperbacks)
"Very detailed and well written."
The End of the House of Lancaster (Sutton History Paperbacks)
The End of the House of Lancaster (Sutton History Paperbacks)
Handbook of Medieval Sexuality
Handbook of Medieval Sexuality
"Series of interesting articles on topics like prostitution."
Medieval Women: Social History Of Women In England 450-1500: A Social History of Women in England 450-1500 (WOMEN IN HISTORY)
Medieval Women: Social History Of Women In England 450-1500: A Social History of Women in England 450-1500 (WOMEN IN HISTORY)
The Lady in Medieval England 1000-1500
The Lady in Medieval England 1000-1500
"Very interesting."
The Hundred Years War: England and France at War c.1300-c.1450 (Cambridge Medieval Textbooks)
The Hundred Years War: England and France at War c.1300-c.1450 (Cambridge Medieval Textbooks)
"My favourite book on the Hundred Years War."
Henry V (The Yale English Monarchs Series)
Henry V (The Yale English Monarchs Series)
"Detailed and thorough."
The Political Development of the British Isles 1100-1400 (Clarendon Paperbacks)
The Political Development of the British Isles 1100-1400 (Clarendon Paperbacks)
"Don't be put off by the title  - is much better than it sounds!"
Domination and Conquest: The Experience of Ireland, Scotland and Wales, 1100-1300 (The Wiles Lectures)
Domination and Conquest: The Experience of Ireland, Scotland and Wales, 1100-1300 (The Wiles Lectures)
"Originally given as lectures this is one of the  most inspiring books I have read in a while!"
The Revolt of Owain Glyn Dwr
The Revolt of Owain Glyn Dwr
"The definitive book on the rebellion of Owain Glyndwr."
The Early Stewart Kings: Robert II and Robert III, 1371-1406 (Stewart Dynasty in Scotland)
The Early Stewart Kings: Robert II and Robert III, 1371-1406 (Stewart Dynasty in Scotland)
"Very good."
King John (The Yale English Monarchs Series)
King John (The Yale English Monarchs Series)
"Enjoyable biography with a more positive view of John. Very readable."
John of Gaunt: The Exercise of Princely Power in Fourteenth-Century Europe
John of Gaunt: The Exercise of Princely Power in Fourteenth-Century Europe
"Good book on a very interesting time and man."
Eleanor of Provence: Queenship in Thirteenth-Century England
Eleanor of Provence: Queenship in Thirteenth-Century England
"One of the best books on a medieval queen avaliable."
The Age of Conquest: Wales 1063-1415: Age of Conquest - Wales, 1063-1415 Vol 2 (History of Wales)
The Age of Conquest: Wales 1063-1415: Age of Conquest - Wales, 1063-1415 Vol 2 (History of Wales)
"Truly a classic. Must be read by anyone interested in medieval Welsh history."
Warwick the Kingmaker
Warwick the Kingmaker
"Very detailed."
Katherine Swynford
Katherine Swynford
"Pamphlet detailing the life of John of Gaunt's third wife."
Llywelyn Ap Gruffudd: Prince of Wales
Llywelyn Ap Gruffudd: Prince of Wales
"Detailed and welcome analysis of Llywelyn, last independent prince of Wales."
The Making of Europe: Conquest, Colonization and Cultural Change 950 - 1350
The Making of Europe: Conquest, Colonization and Cultural Change 950 - 1350
"Interesting book about the internal and external colonization and development of medieval Europe."
Kings in the North
Kings in the North
"Very detailed account not only of the Percy family; but of the times in which they lived."
Independence and Nationhood : Scotland 1306-1469
Independence and Nationhood : Scotland 1306-1469
"Interesting and quite original."
Gerald of Wales, 1146-1223 (Oxford Historical Monographs)
Gerald of Wales, 1146-1223 (Oxford Historical Monographs)
"Study of the influences on an interesting medieval scholar and churchman."
Simon de Montfort (British Lives)
Simon de Montfort (British Lives)
"Very detailed and interesting."
Richard I (The Yale English Monarchs Series)
Richard I (The Yale English Monarchs Series)
"Very well written defence of the crusader king."
King John: New Interpretations
King John: New Interpretations
"I particularly like the articles on John and Wales,  and on Isabella of Angouleme."