Why did the Plantagenets want to rule France? When they already had Ireland and England to rule?

Jul 2019
United States Of America
There are many reasons the Plantagenets would want to be the Kings of France as well.

They Had Many Things That Made Them Want France.
  • Having legitimate claims to the French throne.
  • France had a lot of people and influence (England had 3 million when France had 17 million).
  • France had a lot of money and power.
  • French Ancestry.
  • French Speaking.
The short answer is because they were French.
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