Encyclopedia of Tudor England, Volume 1

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ABC-CLIO, 2012 - History - 1302 pages

Authority and accessibility combine to bring the history and the drama of Tudor England to life. Almost 900 engaging entries cover the life and times of Henry VIII, Mary I, Elizabeth I, William Shakespeare, and much, much more.

* Almost 900 entries covering people, events, ideas, movements, institutions, and publications

* An extensive chronology of important events from the Battle of Bosworth Field in 1485 to the death of Elizabeth I in 1603

* Maps and photographs

* A guide to related topics

* Appendixes that include genealogies and lists of European monarchs, contemporary popes, English bishops, speakers and sessions of Parliament, and major battles, rebellions, and uprisings

* A bibliography of historical novels set in the period

* An annotated list of films and television programs set in the period

* A list of useful websites

* An extensive, up-to-date bibliography divided into topical sections

 

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Contents

VOLUME 2
iii
VOLUME 3
iii
Genealogies
1207
European Monarchs 14851603
1215
Bishops of the English Church 14851603
1217
Popes 14851603
1223
Parliament Speakers and Sessions 14851603
1225
Rebellions Battles and Uprisings 14851603
1229
Selected Historical Fiction with Tudor Characters and Settings
1233
Selected Films and Television Programs with Tudor Characters and Settings
1237
The Tudors on the Web
1245
Bibliography
1251
Editors and Contributors
1279
Index
1285
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John A. Wagner, PhD, has taught British and U.S. history at Phoenix College, Phoenix, AZ, and at Arizona State University, Tempe.

Susan Walters Schmid, PhD, has taught British and European history and scholarly publishing courses at Arizona State University, Tempe.

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