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Title Henry VII / S.B. Chrimes.
Author Chrimes, S. B. (Stanley Bertram), 1907-1984.
Publication New Haven : Yale University Press, 1999.
Description 1 online resource (xxii, 373 pages) : illustrations.
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Call # eBOOK
Series Yale English monarchs
Yale English monarchs.
Note Originally published: London : Eyre Methuen, 1972. With new introd.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-354) and index.
Contents Foreword to the Yale Edition / George Bernard -- pt. I. The Establishment of the Dynasty. 1. To the Battle of Bosworth. 2. Accession, Coronation, Marriage, and Family. 3. The Problem of Security -- pt. II. The Personnel and Machinery of Government. 4. The King's Council. 5. The Seals and Secretariats. 6. Financial Administration. 7. Parliaments and Great Councils. 8. Judicature -- pt. III. Statecraft. 9. Law-making: (a) by proclamation. 9. Law-making: (b) by statute. 10. Law Enforcement. 11. Fiscal and Financial Policy. 12. Economic and Social Policy. 13. Relations with the Church. 14. Policy towards Wales and Ireland. 15. Foreign Policies. Epilogue: The King's Grace -- App. A. Owen Tudor and the Privy Council, 1437 -- App. B. Henry of Richmond's companions in exile, 1483-5 -- App. C. The attainders of January to February 1484 -- App. D. The papal dispensation for the marriage of Henry VII and Elizabeth, 1486 -- App. E. Henry VII's Books of Payments -- App. F. Portraiture of Henry VII and Queen Elizabeth.
Summary "Founder of the Tudor dynasty, Henry VII was a crucial figure in English history. In this 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 reissue of the book includes a new critical foreword and bibliographical updating by George Bernard, University of Southampton."--Jacket.
Note Print version record.
Subject Henry VII, King of England, 1457-1509.
Henry VII, King of England, 1457-1509.
Heinrich VII, England, König, 1457-1509. (DE-588)118773712
Henry VII, King of England, 1457-1509. (OCoLC)fst00046854
Heinrich (England, König, VII.)
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Historical.
HISTORY / Europe / Great Britain.
Kings and rulers. (OCoLC)fst00987694
Biographie.
Great Britain -- History -- Henry VII, 1485-1509.
Great Britain -- Kings and rulers -- Biography.
Biographie. (DE-588)4006804-3
Great Britain. (OCoLC)fst01204623
Genre Electronic books.
Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
Addl. Author OverDrive, Inc.
Alt Title Henry 7th
Henry the seventh
Related To Print version: Chrimes, S. B. (Stanley Bertram), 1907-1984. Henry VII 0300078838 (DLC) 99061177 (OCoLC)40927027
ISBN 0300212941 electronic bk.
9780300212945 electronic bk.

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