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作者 MacCulloch, Diarmaid, author
書名 Thomas Cromwell : A Revolutionary Life / Diarmaid MacCulloch
出版項 New York, New York : Viking, [2018]
©2018
國際標準書號 9780670025572 (hardback)
0670025577
book jacket
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 人社中心  DA334.C9 M235 2018    在架上    30560400651037
說明 xxiii, 728 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), maps ; 25 cm
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附註 Includes bibliographical references (pages 557-582) and index
Examines the life of King Henry VIII's right-hand man, who did everything he could to secure the future of a son he loved dearly, but who ultimately could not control the unpredictable monarch
Introduction -- Journeys. Ruffian -- The return of the native -- In the Cardinal's service: 1524-1528 -- Managing failure: 1528-1529 -- Serving two masters: 1530 -- New wine. Council and Parliament: 1531 -- New Year's gifts: 1532 -- Making a difference: 1532 -- A royal marriage: 1532-1533 -- Touching pitch. Treason in prospect: 1533-1534 -- Spirituals: 1534-1535 -- Deaths for religion: 1535 -- Progresses and scrutinies: 1535-1536 -- Surrenders and the scaffold: 1536 -- Power and its reward. Summer opportunities: 1536 -- Grace for the Commonwealth: 1536 -- The reckoning: 1537 -- The King's uncle?: 1537-1538 -- Cutting down trees: 1538 -- Nemesis. Shifting dynasties: 1538-1539 -- Stumbling blocks: 1539 -- Downfall: 1539-1540 -- Futures
主題 Cromwell, Thomas, Earl of Essex, 1485?-1540
Statesmen -- England -- Biography
Great Britain -- History -- Henry VIII, 1509-1547
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1509-1547
Great Britain -- Court and courtiers -- Biography
Nonfiction
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY -- Historical. bisacsh
HISTORY -- Europe -- Great Britain -- Tudor & Elizabethan Era (1485-1603) bisacsh
Biographies. fast (OCoLC)fst01919896
Biographies. lcgft
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