The Rise and Fall of Anne Boleyn: Family Politics at the Court of Henry VIII / Edition 1

The Rise and Fall of Anne Boleyn: Family Politics at the Court of Henry VIII / Edition 1

by Retha M. Warnicke
     
 

Retha Warnicke's fascinating and controversial reinterpretation focuses on the sexual intrigues and family politics pervading the court, offering a new explanation of Anne's fall.See more details below

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Retha Warnicke's fascinating and controversial reinterpretation focuses on the sexual intrigues and family politics pervading the court, offering a new explanation of Anne's fall.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521406772
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
07/28/1991
Series:
Canto Series
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
338
Sales rank:
1,338,664
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.87(d)

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Table of Contents

List of illustrations; Preface; Introduction: Queen Anne; 1. Boleyn origins; 2. Family alliances; 3. Henry's challenge; 4. Papal response; 5. Anne's turn; 6. Queen's patronage 7. Harem politics; 8. Sexual heresy; 9. Royal legacy; Appendix A. The legacy of Nicholas Sander; Appendix B. The choirbook of Anne Boleyn; Appendix C. Two poems of Sir Thomas Wyatt; Notes; Index.

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