Title:The Politics of Marriage - Henry VIII and his Queens
Renaissance monarchy was highly personal. Not only were dynastic issues of prime imortance, but the relationship between monarchs, their consorts amd their children were political circumstances which influenced the history of kingdoms. The reign of Henry VIII is a prime example. David Loades presents a unique and powerful argument which highlights the significance of each of Henry's Queens in his personal and political development. in doing so he both broadens our understanding of the relationship between Henry and his Queens and puts forward a valuable new interpretation of the king and his rule...
Second hand Hardback