Henry VIII And The King's Men

May 2021
51:07

S1 Ep3

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With the king’s former Chief Minister, Cardinal Wolsey, dead, his shoes were filled by his protégé Thomas Cromwell who enacted the policy of the dissolution of the monasteries, changing the face of the country forever.
51:07

S1 Ep1

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This episode tells the story of Henry VIII’s early life and the way in which the man he was to become was shaped by the men he grew up with. Henry’s father, Henry VII, was the first king of the fledgling Tudor dynasty with a dubious claim to the throne. He needed a son and heir to cement his position. In 1486, he got just ...
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