This study of Margaret Beaufort, mother of Henry VII and the founder of two Cambridge colleges, is the first biography to explore the full range of archival sources and one of the best-documented studies of any late-medieval woman.
|Publisher:||Cambridge University Press|
|Product dimensions:||5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.98(d)|
Table of ContentsList of illustrations; Preface; List of abbreviations; Genealogical tables; Introduction; 1. The family background; 2. The Wars of the Roses; 3. The reign of Henry VII; 4. The Countess and her property; 5. Household life; 6. A portrait of the Countess; 7. The Countess and the universities; 8. The legacy; Appendices; Select bibliography; Index.