Henry VIII's Wives

History in an Hour
Product Number: EB00609850
Released: May 17, 2015
Business Term: 26 Circ
ISBN: #9780007455140
Publisher: HarperPress
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Description

Love history? Know your stuff with History in an Hour. In his ambition to provide a male heir to the throne, Henry VIII married six times. Divorce from his first wife, Catherine of Aragon, caused England's break from the Catholic church in Rome. He went on to divorce Anne of Cleves and behead Anne Boleyn and Katherine Howard for infidelities. Jane Seymour died and Catherine Parr survived Henry. Henry VIII's Wives in an Hour will introduce you to these six entirely diverse and captivating personalities and the events that propelled them to their individual fates. You will learn which wife had what impact on Henry and England and understand why Henry and his six wives form the most popular period of Tudor history. Know your stuff: read about Henry VIII's wives in just one hour.

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Author(s): Julie Wheeler
Original Publish Date: Oct 13, 2011

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