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The Red Prince by Helen Carr

The Red Prince: The Life of John of Gaunt, the Duke of Lancaster

Helen Carr

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Imprint: Oneworld Publications
Publisher: Oneworld Publications
Publication date: 15 Apr 2021
ISBN: 9780861540822

War, revolution and love - dazzling medieval history from a rising star

4 stars out of 5
Leanda de Lisle
27 Mar 2021

"The turbulent world of John of Gaunt, ‘the Red Prince’, is vividly chronicled"

For centuries Europe’s society of princes would be united in his bloodline. But in The Red Prince it is the towering figure of John of Gaunt, a thoroughly European Englishman, who takes centre stage and it’s a stirring and memorable performance.