The Three Edwards

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Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, Nov 23, 2011 - Fiction - 480 pages
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THE THREE EDWARDS, third in Thomas B. Costain's survey of Britain under the Plantagenets, covers the years between 1272 and 1377 when three Edwards ruled England. Edward I brought England out of the Middle Ages. Edward II had a tragic reign but gave his country Edward III, who ruled gloriously, if violently.
 

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User Review  - wealhtheowwylfing - LibraryThing

I was surprised by how enjoyable and readable this book was. Within the first few pages Edward I gets stabbed with a poisoned dagger by a treacherous Muslim, and the history stays at that level of ... Read full review

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User Review  - Schmerguls - LibraryThing

This is the third volume of a four-volume popularized history of the Plantagenets, covering the reigns of Edward I (1272-1307), Edward II (1307-1327), and Edward III (1327-1377). There are no ... Read full review

Contents

ILLUSTRATIONS
BOOK ONE
CHAPTER I
CHAPTER II
CHAPTER III
CHAPTER IV
CHAPTER V
CHAPTER VI
CHAPTER VII
CHAPTER VIII
CHAPTER IX
CHAPTER X
CHAPTER XI
BOOK THREE
CHAPTER I
CHAPTER II

CHAPTER VII
CHAPTER VIII
CHAPTER IX
CHAPTER X
CHAPTER XI
CHAPTER XII
CHAPTER XIII
CHAPTER XIV
CHAPTER XV
CHAPTER XVI
CHAPTER XVII
CHAPTER XVIII
BOOK TWO
CHAPTER I
CHAPTER II
CHAPTER III
CHAPTER IV
CHAPTER V
CHAPTER VI
CHAPTER III
CHAPTER IV
CHAPTER V
CHAPTER VI
CHAPTER VII
CHAPTER VIII
CHAPTER IX
CHAPTER X
CHAPTER XI
CHAPTER XII
CHAPTER XIII
CHAPTER XIV
CHAPTER XV
CHAPTER XVI
CHAPTER XVII
CHAPTER XVIII
CHAPTER XIX
CHAPTER XX
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Thomas B. Costain (1885-1965) was a reporter and editor who began writing historical novels at the age of 57. His books include The Black Rose and the Pageant of England series.

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