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King William II

Royalty (c. 1056 — 2-Aug-1100)


Frank Barlow. William Rufus. London: Methuen. 1983. 484pp.

Edward A. Freeman. The Reign of William Rufus and the Accession of Henry the First. Clarendon Press. 1882. (2 vols.)

Duncan William Grinnell-Milne. The Killing of William Rufus: An Investigation in the New Forest. Newton Abbot, Devon: David & Charles. 1968. 174pp.

Emma Mason. William II: Rufus, the Red King. Tempus. 2005. 296pp.

George Slocombe. Sons of the Conqueror: Robert Curthose, William Rufus, Henry Beauclerc and the Grandson, Stephen. Hutchinson. 1960. 240pp.


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  5. Encyclopaedia Britannica 11th Edition

  6. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.1561)

  7. Harper Encyclopedia of Military Biography (p.798)

  8. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.516)

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