See biography by M. Senior (1981); A. Tuck, Richard II and the English Nobility (1974). Shakespeare's Richard II is a dramatic account of the king's fall from power.
Sections in this article:
- Early Life
- Conflicts with the Barons
- Revenge and Downfall
- Character and Legacy
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