No One In History Had A Eventful Career In Matrimony Than Henry VIII His Marriages Were Daring And Tumultuous, And Made Instant Legends Of Six Very Different Women In This Remarkable Study, David Starkey Argues That The King Was Not A Depraved Philanderer But Someone Seeking Happiness And A Son Knowingly Or Not, He Elevated A Group Of Women To Extraordinary Heights And Changed The Way A Nation Was GovernedSix Wives Is A Masterful Work Of History That Intimately Examines The Rituals Of Diplomacy, Marriage, Pregnancy, And Religion That Were Part Of Daily Life For Women At The Tudor Court Weaving New Facts And Fresh Interpretations Into A Spellbinding Account Of The Emotional Drama Surrounding Henry S Six Marriages, David Starkey Reveals The Central Role That The Queens Played In Determining Policy With An Equally Keen Eye For Romantic And Political Intrigue, He Brilliantly Recaptures The Story Of Henry S Wives And The England They Ruled
David Robert Starkey, CBE, FSA is a British historian, a television and radio presenter, and a specialist in the Tudor period.
- 880 pages
- Six Wives: The Queens of Henry VIII
- David Starkey
- 05 June 2019 David Starkey