The Tudors, A Very Peculiar History

The Tudors, A Very Peculiar History

by Jim Pipe
     
 

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The Tudors were an odd bunch, even weirder than their subjects, perhaps. When they weren't beheading wives and enemies they were threatening to, or going around earning themselves nicknames like 'Bloody Mary' and 'The 9 Day Queen'. 'The Tudors: A Very Peculiar History; tells the story of the Tudor monarchs, their castles, their lives and their subjects in a time when…  See more details below

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The Tudors were an odd bunch, even weirder than their subjects, perhaps. When they weren't beheading wives and enemies they were threatening to, or going around earning themselves nicknames like 'Bloody Mary' and 'The 9 Day Queen'. 'The Tudors: A Very Peculiar History; tells the story of the Tudor monarchs, their castles, their lives and their subjects in a time when it was fashionable to slash up your clothes for that 'fresh from battle' look. The book details each monarch's reign and casts light on the more bizarre elements of their time in power, right down to an analysis of their seals and signatures and the various torture and execution methods they liked to use.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781908759429
Publisher:
Andrews UK
Publication date:
01/20/2012
Series:
A Very Peculiar History
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
813,551
File size:
1 MB

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