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Encyclopedia of Tudor England [3 Volumes] John A. Wagner

Encyclopedia of Tudor England [3 Volumes]

John A. Wagner

Published January 1st 2011
ISBN : 9781280496875
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1467 pages
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Written for high school students, college undergraduates, and public library patrons-indeed, for anyone interested in this important and colorful period-the three-volume Encyclopedia of Tudor England illuminates the eras most important people,MoreWritten for high school students, college undergraduates, and public library patrons-indeed, for anyone interested in this important and colorful period-the three-volume Encyclopedia of Tudor England illuminates the eras most important people, events, ideas, movements, institutions, and publications. Concise, yet in-depth entries offer comprehensive coverage and an engaging mix of accessibility and authority.Chronologically, the encyclopedia spans the period from the accession of Henry VII in 1485 to the death of Elizabeth I in 1603. It also examines pre-Tudor people and topics that shaped the Tudor period, as well as individuals and events whose influence extended into the Jacobean period after 1603. Geographically, the encyclopedia covers England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland, and also Russia, Asia, America, and important states in continental Europe. Topics include: the English Reformation- the development of Parliament- the expansion of foreign trade- the beginnings of American exploration- the evolution of the nuclear family- and the flowering of English theater and poetry, culminating in the works of William Shakespeare.