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Winter king : Henry VII and the dawn of Tudor England / Thomas Penn.

Authors: Penn, Thomas.
Call number: B Henry VII PEN
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2012.
Publication date: 2012.
Subject: Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1485-1509.
Great Britain -- History -- Henry VII, 1485-1509.
Great Britain -- Kings and rulers -- Biography.
Henry VII, King of England, 1457-1509.
Tudor, House of.
Title: Winter king : Henry VII and the dawn of Tudor England / Thomas Penn.
Additional title: Henry VII and the dawn of Tudor England
Edition: 1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Physical description: xxvii, 448 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Contents note: Prologue: Red rose, avenger of the white -- Blood and roses -- Not a drop of doubtful royal blood -- Richmond -- He seeks in all places to destroy me -- Now must you supply the mother's part also -- Change of worlds -- No sure way -- Council learned -- Our second treasure -- Null and void -- This day came De la Pole -- New heaven, new earth -- A state of avarice -- Extraordinary justice -- Courage to be bold -- Savage harshness made complete -- The art of dying -- Rich, ferocious, thirsting for glory.
Notes: Originally published in Great Britain by Penguin Books Ltd., 2011.
Summary note: Profiles Henry VII as an enigmatic and ruthless king of a country ravaged by decades of conspiracy and civil war, discussing the costs of establishing a Tudor monarchy and the ways he set the stage for Henry VIII's reign.
Biography note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN: 9781439191569
1439191565
LCCN: 2011036144
Url for this record: http://sherloc.imcpl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1347588
Bib No.: 1347588

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