Great Tales From English History, Volume III

  • by Robert Lacey
  • Narrated by Robert Lacey
  • 6 hrs and 19 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Starting in 1690, in the reign of William and Mary, this collection of freshly researched stories recounts the modern history of England. Robert Lacey's gift for marrying great events with extraordinary individuals illustrates familiar tales from new, often quirky and always entertaining angles.

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history made easy (and very interesting)

I have read a fair bit of English history, but found Robert Lacey's unique approach compelling reading. Each anecdote or short biography is like the piece of a puzzle, with enough context to satisfy as a stand-alone piece, but enough interest to prompt further reading for those who want more. There are new slants or tidbits to make each story seem fresh, so the book should appeal to anyone new to English history as well as more seasoned readers. Great reading!
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- Robyn

Great tidbits of history

I like the way this book is layed out in little tidbits of history. Very interesting - i just wish volume 1 & 2 were available on audible.
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- Roger

Book Details

  • Release Date: 02-06-2008
  • Publisher: Whole Story Audiobooks