Henry VII

Henry VII[PDF / Epub] ⚣ Henry VII ✈ Sean Cunningham – Oaklandjobs.co.uk Henry VII was one of England's unlikeliest monarchs An exile and outsider with barely a claim to the throne his victory over Richard III at Bosworth Field seemed to many in 1485 like only the latest i Henry VII was one of England's unlikeliest monarchs An exile and outsider with barely a claim to the throne his victory over Richard III at Bosworth Field seemed to many in like only the latest in the seuence of violent convulsions among England's nobility that would come to be known as the wars of the roses with little to suggest that the obscure Henry would last any longer than his predecessor To break that cycle of division usurpation deposition and murder he had both to maintain a grip on power and to convince England that his rule was both rightful and effective Here Sean Cunningham explores how in his ruthless controlling and personal kingship Henry VII did so; in the process founding the Tudor dynasty and arguably helping to lay the foundations for modern government.

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  • Hardcover
  • 160 pages
  • Henry VII
  • Sean Cunningham
  • English
  • 11 May 2016
  • 9780141977768