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The tudors for dummies [electronic resource]. David Loades.

Loades, David. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780470688045 (electronic bk)
  • ISBN: 9780470664582 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2010.

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Summary, etc.: This entertaining guide covers the period from 1485 to 1603, exploring the life and times of everyday people (from famine and the flu epidemic, to education, witchcraft and William Shakespeare) as well as the intrigues and scandals at court. Strap yourself in and get ready for a rollercoaster ride through the romantic and political liaisons of Henry VIII and Elizabeth I - and that's not all! Information on surviving Tudor buildings, such as Hampton Court, adds a contemporary twist for readers wanting to bring history to life by visiting these historic sites.The Tudors For Dummies includes:Part I: The Early TudorsChapter 1: Getting to Know the TudorsChapter 2: Surveying the Mess the Tudors Inherited Chapter 3: Cosying Up With the First Tudor Part II: Henry VIIIChapter 4: What was Henry like?Chapter 5: How Henry Ran his KingdomChapter 6: Divorced, Beheaded, Died; Divorced, Beheaded, Survived: The...
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : For Dummies, 2010. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 9731 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 3636 KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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