William Shakespeare

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William Shakespeare

His Life and Times

By Kristen McDermott; Ari Berk

Templar Books, Hardcover, 9780763647940, 30pp.

Publication Date: June 4, 2010

A lavish, interactive introduction to the great poet's life, his work and the times he lived in.
In this enthralling scrapbook that William Shakespeare compiled for his daughter, he looks back on his life as he retires from the theatre. Discover late-sixteenth- and early-seventeenth centurystories of love, war, kings and queens, fellow playwrights and actors, explorers and life in London.

About the Author
Kristen McDermott is Associate Professor of English at Central Michigan University.

Ari Berk is the author of the Undertaken trilogy and "Nightsong", illustrated by Loren Long. He works in a library filled to the ceiling with thousands of arcane books and more than a few wondrous artifacts. When not writing, he moonlights as professor of mythology and folklore at Central Michigan University. He lives in Michigan with his wife and son. Visit him at AriBerk.com.