Donald Hill

The Plantagenets: Henry II

The Plantagenets: Henry II

Set in 12th century England, this is the story behind one of England's most bloody dynasties, the Plantagenets and how they came to power under Henry II. This episode discusses the early life of Henry II and the decisions he made that projected him into becoming one of the most powerful men throughout all of Europe in the Middle Ages. We discuss the trials and tribulations he faced as a new king and the choices he made which ultimately led to his demise. Sit back and enjoy this epic journey through history as we explore the Plantagenets.

Duration: 25 min

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