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Henry VIII (Routledge historical biographies)

by Wooding, Lucy E. C. (Author)

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"This new edition of Lucy Wooding's Henry VIII is fully revised and updated to provide an insightful and original portrait of one of England's most unforgettable monarchs and the many paradoxes of his character and reign. Henry was a Renaissance prince whose Court dazzled with artistic display, yet... Full description


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Table of Contents:
  • Chronology
  • The education of a Christian prince, 1491-1509
  • The foundations of kingship, 1509-1518
  • The lure of empire, 1518-1527
  • Dynasty and supremacy, 1527-1533
  • The godly prince, 1533-1539
  • The closing years, 1539-1547
  • The legacy of Henry VIII.