In the Lion's Court: Power, Ambition and Sudden Death in the Reign of Henry VIII - A Study in Political Intrigue

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9780091801182: In the Lion's Court: Power, Ambition and Sudden Death in the Reign of Henry VIII - A Study in Political Intrigue

An illuminating examination of the careers of the six Thomases, whose lives are described in parallel- their family and social origins, their pathways to the royal council chamber, their occupancy of the seige perilous, and the tragedies which, one by one, overwhelmed them.

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"Derek Wilson's prose style... is both masterful and lively. He writes with great conviction and a breathtaking attention to the kind of personal detail that makes his books such compelling reading." -Alison Weir

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A gripping narrative of daily intrigue and power politics at the court of Henry VIII.

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WILSON, Derek
Published by Hutchinson (2001)
ISBN 10: 0091801184 ISBN 13: 9780091801182
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