Discussion Forums - Book Bazaar Book Bazaar

Topic: Looking for anything on King John

Club rule - Please, if you cannot be courteous and respectful, do not post in this forum.
  Unlock Forum posting with Annual Membership.
Subject: Looking for anything on King John
Date Posted: 5/24/2008 7:02 PM ET
Member Since: 6/26/2006
Posts: 612
Back To Top

I am trying to help one of my students out. I am looking for any non-fiction book on King John of England - even books with just a chapter on him  Have credits so a deal is not required.  Thanks! Linda

Date Posted: 5/24/2008 7:23 PM ET
Member Since: 3/18/2007
Posts: 782
Back To Top

Well, Thomas Costain wrote a series about the Plantagenet kings of England, and two of those books, The Magnificent Century and The Conquering Family have stuff in them about King John "Lackland". I have both these books in paperback, although they are not posted to my shelf. I had planned to read them at some point but since it will probably be a long time before I get around to them, I am willing to let them go since someone actually needs them.


Let me know if you are interested.