Henry VII

Author(s): 
Chrimes, S.B.
ISBN: 
0300078838
Date published: 
April 1999
Paperback
Price: 
£14.95
Pages: 
400

Founder of the Tudor dynasty, Henry VII was a crucial figure in English history. In this acclaimed study of the king's life and reign, the distinguished historian S.B. Chrimes explores the circumstances surrounding Henry's acquisition of the throne, examines the personnel and machinery of government, and surveys the king's social, political, and economic policies, law enforcement, and foreign strategy. This reissue of the book includes a new critical foreword and bibliographical updating, by George Bernard.