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Britain's Bloodiest Dynasty: The Plantagenets

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Examining the turbulent times and dysfunctional dynasty that ruled England during the Middle Ages.

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Examining the story of Richard II, the boy king who grew up to become one of the most brutal tyrants in English history.
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A story of murder, intrigue, lust, betrayal and revenge reveals what turned Edward II's queen, Isabella of France, from a loyal young wife into a bloodthirsty matriarch.
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Dan Jones tells the story of King Henry III, his treacherous best friend Simon de Montfort and their bitter struggle for the soul of the nation.
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The first king of the Plantagenets dynasty, Henry II, was a dashing and energetic warrior who transformed England from a violent, lawless state into an empire.

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