|Statement||by Geoffrey Elton.|
|Series||Headstart history papers|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||40|
This is a very good book about the life and times of Thomas Cromwell. It chronicles the period of time from his birth through his death. Contrary to historical opinion, Thomas Cromwell was not wholly bad, but had many good qualities as well. He was generous, kind and funny to his friends/5(). 'Thomas Cromwell-The Rise and Fall of Henry VIII's most Notorious Minister', published , is a very enjoyable read and a well researched biography on the career of Cromwell. T.C. escaped the wreckage of Thomas Wolsey in , to climb up the greasy Tudor ministerial pole/5. Hilary Mantel follows Thomas Cromwell from his humble beginnings to his rise as powerful advisor to Henry VIII to his downfall and death. by Hilary Mantel. , Ratings 14, Reviews published editions. WINNER OF THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE. WINNER OF THE Shelve Wolf Hall. Currently Reading. Currently Works: The Mirror and the Light, Wolf Hall, Bring Up the Bodies. Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Best Books of the Month of results for Books: "thomas cromwell" Thomas Cromwell: A Revolutionary Life.
Thomas Cromwell, King Henry VIII’s factotum, is currently at a premium. This, however, has more to do with the reading public’s taste for Author: Rory Rapple. As an historical account of life in England between and The Mirror & the Light just sweeps the board. Every little detail is there - what they ate, how Throughout the whole of this amazing trilogy all I have been able to think is what an incredible man Thomas Cromwell must have been and how well Hilary Mantel has portrayed him for us/5. In many ways, this is an excellent history of Thomas Cromwell's place in the history of the church and religion in the s and s. It has been meticulously researched and is highly convincing. Admittedly, it is unnecessarily long and contains far too much, rather boring, detail. But the author has done fine job/5(). What does this book tell us about Thomas Cromwell? This book tells the story of the Reformation in London. It covers a longer period than the s, but gives a good sense of what was happening on the ground and the intense divisions in society that the Reformation provoked. You can read about the high politics of the period in the other four books.
Detail of portrait of Thomas Cromwell by Hans Holbein, (Wikimedia) A new book sets the record definitively straight on Henry VIII’s fixer. Thomas Cromwell: A Revolutionary Life, Author: Moshe Wander. “Thomas Cromwell is a wonderfully rich, detailed and demanding account of an extraordinary ’s a book to satisfy academic historians and the general reader alike. Nothing so dramatically and persuasively conveys the reality of life in these blood-soaked years.”. Wolf Hall (Thomas Cromwell, #1), Hilary Mantel Wolf Hall () is a historical novel by English author Hilary Mantel. Wolf Hall is a sympathetic fictionalised biography documenting the rapid rise to power of Thomas Cromwell in the court of Henry VIII through to the death of Sir Thomas More/5(K). • Thomas Cromwell: A Life by Diarmaid MacCulloch is published by Allen Lane (£30). To order a copy for £ go to or call Free UK p&p over £10, online.