Includes bibliographical references (p. 169) and index.
|LC Classifications||UA870 .E85 1990|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvii, 172 p.,  p. of plates :|
|Number of Pages||172|
|LC Control Number||90156353|
The title of George Goodwin's book, "Fatal Rivalry: Flodden, Henry VIII and James IV and the Decisive Battle for Renaissance Britain", really sums up the book's contents in that one sentence. But there's a lot of great details about the two kingdoms, uneasily sharing a single island, and their diplomatic and military history/5(12). Buy Fatal Rivalry, Flodden Henry VIII, James IV and the battle for Renaissance Britain by George Goodwin (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(36). The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Fatal Rivalry: Flodden, Henry VIII and James IV and the Decisive Battle for Renaissance Britain by George Goodwin at. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience. Book Annex Membership 4/4(1). In Fatal Rivalry, George Goodwin, the best-selling author of Fatal Colours, captures the vibrant Renaissance splendor of the royal courts of England and Scotland, with their unprecedented wealth, innovation, and artistic expression. He shows how the wily Henry VII, far from the miser king of tradition, spent vast sums to secure his throne and.
Book: Fatal Rivalry - Part Three of The Last Great Saxon Earls by Mercedes Rochelle categories: Book, Harold Godwinson, Anglo Saxons, Saxon England, Battle of . This is a signed 2nd impression, 1st edition with a dedication copy of “Fatal Rivalry – Flodden ” by George Goodwin and published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson in with its unclipped dust jacket. The book has pages of text and 16 pages of colour photographs and notes, bibliography and index. The book is bound in black with the titles on the spine in gold. Fatal Rivalry is an enjoyable and interesting read. Ms Rochelle’s knowledge of the period and the setting is evident throughout, albeit that the narrative includes the much disputed “arrow in the eye”. All in all, Fatal Rivalry is a gripping : Mercedes Rochelle. In , the rivalry between two brothers brought England to its knees. When Duke William of Normandy landed at Pevensey on Septem , no one was there to resist him. King Harold Godwineson was in the north, fighting his brother Tostig and a fierce Viking invasion.
fatal rivalry flodden, henry viii and james iv and the decisive battle for renaissance britain by george goodwin ‧ release date: aug. 26, Author: George Goodwin. Fatal Rivalry “Goodwin’s narrative results in a hugely enjoyable, enlightening book.” — Tracy Borman, ‘Book of the Year’, BBC History Magazine In the young Henry VIII renewed his father’s Treaty of Perpetual Peace with Scotland. Yet by he was already planning an . Dr Alexander Hodgkins, review of Fatal Rivalry, Flodden Henry VIII, James IV and the battle for Renaissance Britain, (review no. ) DOI: . Fatal Rivalry: Flodden , by George Goodwin pp, Weidenfeld & Nicholson, Telegraph offer: £18 (plus £ p&p) (rrp £20) Follow @TelegraphBooks4/5.