Sir Walter Raleigh
Faber & Faber, Limited, 2010 M10 21 - 656 pages
Soldier, explorer, scholar and ambitious courtier in the shark-pool of Elizabethan politics, Sir Walter Raleigh is the epitome of the English Renaissance man. Yet to many of his day he was an arrogant liar, who deserved every one of his thirteen years in the Tower of London. In this title, the author reveals the truth.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - JayLivernois - LibraryThing
Okay biography with some good details making the myth more human. Read full review
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What struck me most about the contents of Sir Walter Raleigh, a lengthy biography by Raleigh Trevelyan, was why a man so talented and so proactive in defending his country against all her enemies ... Read full review