William II: The Red King by John Gillingham (Hardback, 2015)

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William II, or William Rufus, son and successor to William the Conqueror is most famous for his death- killed by an arrow while out hunting - was it accident or murder?. Although few kings of England lived through a more turbulent period or faced a more testing legacy, when struck down he was at the height of his power, so successful in overcoming his enemies in both France and England that, as a contemporary critic complained, 'even the wind and the sea appeared to obey him'.