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Richard the Lionheart


from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. son of Henry II and King of England from 1189 to 1199; a leader of the Third Crusade; on his way home from the crusade he was captured and held prisoner in the Holy Roman Empire until England ransomed him in 1194 (1157-1199)


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  • In 1204, King John, the Plantagenet son of King Henry II, and the brother of Richard the Lionheart, lost his Norman holdings.

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  • The book will follow the battle between Richard the Lionheart and the Muslim king Saladin to conquer Jerusalem -- and the heart of a beautiful woman.

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  • Hurt will play the Earl of Pembroke, William Marshall, a man who served four kings: Henry II, Richard the Lionheart, John and Henry III.

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  • The series features the Scottish Templar Alexander Sinclair, King Richard the Lionheart, and his favorite teacher Sir Henry St. Clair.

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  • His rescue of Richard the Lionheart did as much for crew morale as Mitchell’s assurances that they’d be rescued.

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  • The Marshal -- served four Plantagenet kings: Henry II, Richard the Lionheart, John and Henry III.

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