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Wolf Hall

Author: Hilary Mantel; Simon Slater
Publisher: Leicester : Whole Story Audiobooks, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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England, the 1520s. Henry VIII is on the throne, but has no heir. Cardinal Wolsey is his chief advisor, charged with securing the divorce the pope refuses to grant. Into this atmosphere of distrust and need comes Thomas Cromwell, first as Wolsey's clerk, and later his successor.
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Genre/Form: History
Fiction
Historical fiction
Named Person: Thomas Cromwell, Earl of Essex; Thomas Cromwell, Earl of Essex
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Hilary Mantel; Simon Slater
ISBN: 9781407442709 1407442708
OCLC Number: 808336281
Notes: Unabridged.
Performer(s): Narrated by Simon Slater.
Awards: Winner of Galaxy National Book Awards: Waterstone's UK Author of the Year 2010.
Winner of Man Booker Prize for Fiction 2009.
Winner of Walter Scott Prize for Historical Fiction 2010.
Winner of Independent Booksellers' Week Book of the Year Award: Adults' Book of the Year 2010.
Winner of Spear's Book Awards: Novel of the Year 2009.
Shortlisted for Orange Prize for Fiction 2010.
Description: 22 audio discs (CDs) (approximately 24 hr., 30 min.) : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: Hilary Mantel.

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Tudor England. Henry VIII is on the throne, but has no heir. Cardinal Wolsey is charged with securing his divorce. Into this atmosphere of distrust comes Thomas Cromwell - a man as ruthlessly  Read more...

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"Despite the large cast of wily clerics, scheming dukes and would-be wives, the reader Simon Slater makes us feel within whispering distance." Carole Mansur, The Telegraph (audiobook review) "Thomas Read more...

 
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