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The Making of the Tudor Dynasty
Tudor monarchs have consistently attracted more popular and scholarly attention than any other royal dynasty in British history. The peculiar origins of the Tudor family and the improbable saga of their rise and fall and rise again in the centuries before the Battle of Bosworth have, however, received far less attention. Based on both published and manuscript sources from ...more
ebook, 347 pages
Published October 1st 2011 by History Press (SC)
(first published July 1st 1993)
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Apr 03, 2012 Donna Maguire rated it 4 of 5 stars · review of another edition
I really enjoyed this book, it covers the origins of the tudors up to the first year or so of Henry VII's reign. It shows the hardships that were encountered and I really didn't realise how many time Henry and his followers were almost captured and on one occassion had Henry not feigned illness, he would have been on a ship on his way back to England, presumably to have his life ended.
There were some excellent pieces of information and the book has an awful lot of images, photos and maps, all of ...more