This is the first life of William Rufus, the third son of William the Conqueror and his successor as king of England (1087-1000), since E.A. Freeman's two-volume life in 1882. Since then, historians' views of the period have changed considerably, and these days Rufus's private life - he was generally considered to be homosexual and was continually railed against by his archbishop, Anselm, for his irreligion, licentiousness and the corrupt morals of his court - can be examined and discussed with greater freedom. William ...

William Rufus 1983, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT

ISBN-13: 9780300082913

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William Rufus 1983, University of California Press, Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9780520049369

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William Rufus 1983, Methuen Publishing, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780413281708