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    DescriptionFor nearly thirty-eight years, Henry VIII ruled the Kingdom of England, and the three children of his six marriages would between them reign for aa further half-century and more. His reign has never ceased to provoke argument, not least because of one of the great titles which he seized for himself: Supreme Head of the Church in England. This claim was to have consequences which are still unravelling today; at the time it led to many deaths and much bitterness. Was Henry as selfish, cruel monster, or a farsighted architect of his country's future greatness? How were his changes in church and state understood and received by his subjects? Tese are some of the issues discussed by the essayists in the collection.


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    Title
    The Reign of Henry VIII
    Subtitle
    Politics, Policy and Piety
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by Professor Diarmaid MacCulloch
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 313
    Width: 138 mm
    Height: 214 mm
    Thickness: 19 mm
    Weight: 413 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780312129002
    ISBN 10: 0312129009
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25590
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC subject category V2: HBLH
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.2
    BIC E4L: HIS
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    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DBK
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    Libri: I-HP
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    BISAC V2.8: HIS015000
    B&T General Subject: 431
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    BISAC V2.8: HIS037020
    DC21: 942.052
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    DC22: 942.05/2
    LC classification: DA332 .R45 1995
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations
    Publisher
    Palgrave MacMillan
    Imprint name
    Palgrave MacMillan
    Publication date
    15 October 1995
    Publication City/Country
    New York, NY