Blasco Carramadino and his older brother, Domingo, are caught up in the plans of King Philip II of Spain to overthrow the British government and restore Catholicism Reprint.
To restore the power of Spain and bring England bak to the iron embrace of Holy Church, the young Phillip agrees to marry Mary Tudor Set against the glittering courts of sixteenth century Europe, the Spain of the dreaded Inquisition and the tortured England of Bloody Mary, this powerful novel trace
A choice to forever change the course of history While English soldiers prepare for the threat of invasion, William Tudor struggles with his own personal battles he still longs for his childhood friend But Minuette has married William s trusted advisor, Dominic, in secret an act of betrayal tha
Philip II of Spain, ruler of the most extensive empire the world had ever known, has been viewed in a harsh and negative light since his death in 1598 Identified with repression, bigotry, and fanaticism by his enemies, he has been judged by the political events of his reign than by his person.
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Containing sample exam questions at both AS and A2 levels, this text shows students what makes a good answer and why it scores high marks It helps students grasp the difference between a GCSE and an A level mark in history.
In this groundbreaking new biography of Bloody Mary, Linda Porter brings to life a queen best remembered for burning hundreds of Protestant heretics at the stake, but whose passion, will, and sophistication have for centuries been overlooked Daughter of Henry VIII and Katherine of Aragon, wife of
The history books have cast Katherine of Aragon, the first queen of King Henry VIII of England, as the ultimate symbol of the Betrayed Woman, cruelly tossed aside in favor of her husband s seductive mistress, Anne Boleyn Katherine s sister, Juana of Castile, wife of Philip of Burgundy and mother of