His reign has sparked a lot of debate between historians, and his deeds mark a divisive figure. While he remains seen as a gallant and brave warrior king for his martial accomplishments in both France and the Holy Land, many historians argue for the fact that he was an irresponsible king who took very little time to actually rule the vast empire he had inherited. Ultimately, Richard the Lionheart remains to this day one of England’s most popular yet uniquely complex kings, leaving behind a legacy that is certain to weather through another thousand years.
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