Wicked Women of Tudor England : Queens, Aristocrats, Commoners

By: Warnicke, Retha MMaterial type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on DemandQueenship and Power: Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012Description: 1 online resource (283 p.)ISBN: 9780230391932Subject(s): England - Social conditions - 16th century | Great Britain - History - Tudors, 1485-1603 | Women - Great Britain | Women - Great Britain - Social conditions - 16th centuryGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Wicked Women of Tudor England : Queens, Aristocrats, CommonersDDC classification: 942.0509252 LOC classification: DA317.3 | W376 2012Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Title; Copyright; CONTENTS; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; 1 Introduction; 2 Queen Anne Boleyn; 3 Queen Katherine Howard; 4 Anne Seymour, Duchess of Somerset; 5 Lettice, Countess of Leicester and Essex; 6 Jane More; 7 Alice More; 8 Conclusion; Notes; Selected Bibliography; Index
Summary: This fascinating study delves into the lives of six Tudor women celebrated for their reputed wickedness. Collected here are accounts of Anne Boleyn, Katherine Howard, Anne Seymour, Lettice Dudley, and Jane and Alice More. Warnicke rescues these women from historical misrepresentations and helps us to rediscover the complex world of Tudor society.
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Cover; Title; Copyright; CONTENTS; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; 1 Introduction; 2 Queen Anne Boleyn; 3 Queen Katherine Howard; 4 Anne Seymour, Duchess of Somerset; 5 Lettice, Countess of Leicester and Essex; 6 Jane More; 7 Alice More; 8 Conclusion; Notes; Selected Bibliography; Index

This fascinating study delves into the lives of six Tudor women celebrated for their reputed wickedness. Collected here are accounts of Anne Boleyn, Katherine Howard, Anne Seymour, Lettice Dudley, and Jane and Alice More. Warnicke rescues these women from historical misrepresentations and helps us to rediscover the complex world of Tudor society.

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Retha Warnicke is a Professor in the Department of Historical, Philosophical, and Religious Studies at Arizona State University. She is the author of numerous books on Tudor England, including The Rise and Fall of Anne Boleyn.

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