[Reading] ➯ Henry VII ➷ Sean Cunningham – Thomashillier.co.uk

Henry VII This Biography Illuminates The Life Of Henry VII Himself, How He Ran His Government, How His Authority Was Maintained, And The Nature Of The Country Over Which He Ruled Since He First Claimed The Throne In 1485.Sean Cunningham Explores How Henry S Reign Was Vitally Important In Stabilizing The English Monarchy And Providing The Sound Financial And Institutional Basis For Later Developments In Government, And Tackles Key Questions In The Debate Was Henry VII A Conventional Late Medieval Nobleman How Did His Upbringing Affect His Later Kingship What Was The Nature Of Henry S Marriage To Elizabeth Of York How And Why Did He Become The Main Rival To Richard III Following The Disappearance Of Edward V And His Brother In July 1483 Up Until Now The Details Of Henry As A Person And As A King, His Court And Household, His Subjects, And His Country Have Remained Little Known This Book Fills That Gap, Bringing To The Forefront The Life And Times Of The Very First Tudor King.


10 thoughts on “Henry VII

  1. says:

    I had to give up on this book The author promises new insight into Henry s personality and after 60 pages, it s just not there I don t care for the writer s style of writing and I found a historical mistake I recommend you read SB Chrimes bio or Thomas Penn s The Winter King over this book.


  2. says:

    I was given this by a friend who raved about it With hindsight, they were extremely drunk It was really average perhaps okay for a GCSE student, but I learned nothing new, and it wasn t remotely insightful.


  3. says:

    3.5 starsA detailed and at times, laborious read, ideal for historiography


  4. says:

    The author starts out with an academic s version of The Little Red Hen Who will help me find the primary sources Who will help me analyze the primary sources Who will help me analyze the secondary sources Who will help me write new secondary source Well, I guess I will just have to enjoy the royalties from my new book All By Myself.The EndAnyway, the book finally gets to Henry VII He rushes through Henry s place in the War of the Roses in very general terms, skimming through the first 28 ye The author starts out with an academic s version of The Little Red Hen Who will help me find the primary sourc...


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