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Title:
Winter king : Henry VII and the dawn of Tudor England / Thomas Penn.
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Call Number:
B Henry VII PEN
Publication Date:
2012.
Edition:
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Publisher:
New York : Simon & Schuster, 2012.
Physical Description:
xxvii, 448 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Notes:
Originally published in Great Britain by Penguin Books Ltd., 2011.
Contents:
Prologue: Red rose, avenger of the white -- Blood and roses -- Not a drop of doubtful royal blood -- Richmond -- He seeks in all places to destroy me -- Now must you supply the mother's part also -- Change of worlds -- No sure way -- Council learned -- Our second treasure -- Null and void -- This day came De la Pole -- New heaven, new earth -- A state of avarice -- Extraordinary justice -- Courage to be bold -- Savage harshness made complete -- The art of dying -- Rich, ferocious, thirsting for glory.
Summary:
Profiles Henry VII as an enigmatic and ruthless king of a country ravaged by decades of conspiracy and civil war, discussing the costs of establishing a Tudor monarchy and the ways he set the stage for Henry VIII's reign.
Bibliography Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Added Title:
Henry VII and the dawn of Tudor England
Horizon Bib Number:
1347588
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