What is the best book to read about King Arthur?

What Is the Best Book to Read About King Arthur?

  • Sword at Sunset by Rosemary Sutcliff. ...
  • The Fall of Arthur by J.R.R. Tolkien. ...
  • King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table by Roger Lancelyn Green. ...
  • The Once and Future King by T.H. White. ...
  • The Crystal Cave by Mary Stewart. ...
  • The Lost Years by T.A. Barron.

Who betrays Arthur?

Mordred

Why did Guinevere cheat on King Arthur?

Guinevere cheats on her husband because she falls madly, passionately, desperately in love with Sir Lancelot. It is her role to be the femme fatale in the Arthurian canon. Guinevere cheats on her husband because she falls madly, passionately, desperately in love with Sir Lancelot.

Who did Lady Guinevere marry?

Lancelot

What kind of sword was Excalibur?

Roman sword

Did King Arthur have a son?

King Arthur had children other than Mordred. Arthur traditionally had three children in Welsh tradition, including Amr, whose story resembles Mordred's, while Mordred (Medraut) is not Arthur's child in Welsh legend. ... Mordred had two sons of his own who tried to take over the kingdom after his death.

What is the true story of King Arthur?

King Arthur, the mythological figure associated with Camelot, may have been based on a 5th to 6th-century British warrior who staved off invading Saxons. King Arthur, the mythological figure associated with Camelot, may have been based on a 5th to 6th-century British warrior who staved off invading Saxons.