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Three years after Henry’s death at age 35, Katherine married Owen Tudor, by whom she had a son who was to become the father of King Henry VII. She died in 1437. This book calls for a new assessment of Henry. His victory at Agincourt was due more to French mistakes than to his own strategy. The decision to march to Calais was military folly. Following Jean de Arc, the French gained back all that they had lost, and left England in the War of the Roses. Henry was very religious, and very brave. Eng ...more