WOODWARD G. W. O.

The Dissolution of the Monasteries

Pictorial Cover. Brochure, 24 pp, with color and b/w photos. "In April 1536, at the end of the twenty-seventh year of the reign of King Henry VIII, there were, scattered throughout England and Wales, more than 800 religious houses, monasteries, nunneries and friaries, and in them there lived close on ten thousand monks, canons, nuns and friars. Four years later, in April 1540, there were none." Based on the 1966 book of Woodward: The Dissolution of the Monasteries, a Scholarly Reassessment of One of the Greatest Acts of Expropriation in All of English History.

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€ 15.0