People, beware of unfairly maligning historical figures just to make them more unsympathetic or make your favorites look better!

People, beware of unfairly maligning historical figures just to make them more unsympathetic or make your favorites look better!

[Originally posted in Kathryn Warner’s blog dedicated to Edward II of England]

Oh dear, historians and historical novelists alike who are guilty of this should watch out now! XD

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