All About HIstory - Book of the Tudors 3rd Edition
English | 164 pages | True PDF | 47.0 Mb
• Discover the legendary period of British history and the people who shaped it •• Wars of the Roses • Henry VIII • Elizabeth I • The Tudor Empire •On Bosworth field in 1485 the feud that had caused bloodshed and battle for three decades came to an end. The victor was the last hope of the Lancastrians, Henry Tudor. In this new edition of Book of the Tudors, you’ll discover how Henry’s Tudor dynasty cemented its place in history, from the red-soaked fields of the Wars of the Roses, to the string of Tudor monarchs, to what life was like at the royal court. Packed with beautiful illustrations and insights into the period, this is the perfect guide for anyone who wants to expand their knowledge of this legendary period of English history.Featuring:• Battle for the throne – Find out what sparked the Wars of the Roses and about the battles that decided the outcome.• The key figures – From Henry VII to Elizabeth, by way of Henry VIII’s wives and Thomas Cromwell, get to know key Tudor players.• Tudor life – Discover what terrible ingredients went into Tudor medicine and get an insight into life for the general population.• Change & Legacy – From religious to artistic revolution, discover how the period has affected life to the present day.