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Was Robin Hood a hero - or gangster?


Robin Hood: hero or vagabond? His reputation is up for grabs. Writer Adam Thorpe, whose novel Hodd is about Robin Hood's band of men, and Dr Julian Luxford, a medievalist who discovered evidence, written by a monk around 1460, that paints a negative picture of the figure called Robin, discuss the mythical figure.

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