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Written on: 29/04/2009 by degbert (120 reviews written)
This is a good intro to Henry VIII - worth saying perhaps because the title doesn't, as it wishes to refer to him before his coronation, when he was just Henry, 2nd son of Henry VII.
I had the hardback version which is neatly produced, with nice big font and excellent graphical/pictorial inserts.
Starkey is famous (as historians go) and this epoque (the Tudors) is probably his home turf in terms of subject matter. He revels and delights in bringing to the reader things about the young Henry… Read Full Review
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