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Armada: The Spanish Enterprise and England’s Deliverance in 1588 by Colin Martin and Geoffrey Parker reviewed
By Sean McGlynn
Storyworlds of Robin Hood: The Origins of a Medieval Outlaw by Lesley Coote reviewed
Not such a hero: the tarnished legend of Robin Hood
How Elizabeth I provoked the Spanish Armada
Thought-provoking commentary and opinion on politics, books and the arts.