This Seminar Study introduces students to England's foreign policy during the reigns of the Tudor monarchs. In this succinct introduction the author addresses the key questions facing students - for example, to what extent did monarch or minister make policy. Each reign is analysed in turn providing a narrative and explanation of the major events and policy decisions throughout the Tudor period.
About the Author
Susan Doran is Senior Lecturer in History and Director of the History Programme at St Mary’s University College, a college of the University of Surrey
Table of Contents
Part One: The Background. 1. International Context. 2. Overseas Trade. 3. Military Resources. 4. The Making of Foreign Policy. Part Two: Analysis. 5. Henry VII. 6. Henry VIII. 7. Mid Tudor England 1540 - 63. 8. Elizabeth I 1564-1603. Part Three: Assessment. Part Four Documents.