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The Children of Henry VIII
Language: en
Pages: 385
Authors: Alison Weir
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: Random House Digital, Inc.

Recounts the lives of Henry VIII's heirs and the intrigues that arose from their struggle to ascend their father's throne
Children of England
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Alison Weir
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-04-18 - Publisher: Random House

'Recounted with her usual lively thoroughness by Alison Weir, my favourite Tudor historian' Philippa Gregory When Henry VIII died in 1547, he left three highly intelligent children to succeed him in turn, to be followed, if their lines failed, by the descendants of his sister, Mary Tudor. Children of England
The Children of Henry VIII
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: John Guy
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-31 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

"Nothing consumed Henry VIII, England's wealthiest and most powerful king, more than his desire to produce a legitimate male heir and perpetuate the Tudor dynasty. To that end he married six wives, became the subject of the most notorious divorce case of the sixteenth century, and broke with the pope,
You Wouldn't Want to be Married to Henry VIII!
Language: en
Pages: 40
Authors: Fiona MacDonald
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-02-01 - Publisher: The Salariya Book Company

Marrying Henry VIII was not an easy option. This book provides tips such as: Think carefully before accepting his proposal and give birth to a son. It also describes Henry VIII and his wives, as well as information on key figures and events of the time.
Henry VIII (Penguin Monarchs)
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: John Guy
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-12-04 - Publisher: Penguin UK

Charismatic, insatiable and cruel, Henry VIII was, as John Guy shows, a king who became mesmerized by his own legend - and in the process destroyed and remade England. Said to be a 'pillager of the commonwealth', this most instantly recognizable of kings remains a figure of extreme contradictions: magnificent