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Henry VII / S.B. Chrimes.


Berkeley [Calif.] : University of California Press, 1972.
ISBN 0520022661, 9780520022669

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Subjects Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1485-1509.
Great Britain.
Henry VII, King of England, 1457-1509
Henry VII, King of England, 1457-1509.
Politics and government
Series English monarchs series.
Description xv, 373 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Copyright Date 1972.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-354).
Summary 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 edition of the book includes a new critical introduction and bibliographical updating by George Bernard.
Contents part 1. The establishment of the dynasty. To the Battle of Bosworth -- Accession, coronation, marriage, and family -- The problem of security -- part 2. The personnel and machinery of government. The King's council -- The seals and secretariats -- Financial administration -- Parliaments and Great Councils -- Judicature -- part 3. Statecraft. Law-making -- Law enforcement -- Fiscal and financial policy -- Economic and social policy -- Relations with the church -- Policy towards Wales and Ireland -- Foreign policies -- Epilogue: The King's grace.
Geographic Area Great Britain
Network Numbers (OCoLC)567203
(OCoLC)ocm00567203
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Chrimes, S. B. 1907-1984.
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