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How to be a Tudor : a dawn-to-dusk guide to everyday life

Author: Ruth Goodman
Publisher: [London] UK : Viking, an imprint of Penguin Books, 2015. ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The real Wolf Hall -- a time traveller's guide to daily life in Tudor England. The Tudor era encompasses some of the greatest changes in our history. But while we know about the historical dramas of the times - most notably in the court of Henry VIII - what was life really like for a commoner like you or me? To answer this question, the renowned "method historian" and historical advisor to the BBC Ruth Goodman has  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Ebook version
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ruth Goodman
ISBN: 9780241215494 0241215498
OCLC Number: 927985687
Description: xv, 320 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm
Contents: At cock's crow --
To wash or not to wash --
Dressing --
Breakfast --
Education --
Dinner --
Men's work --
Women's work --
A time to play --
Supper --
And so to bed.
Responsibility: Ruth Goodman.

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The Tudor era encompasses some of the greatest changes in our history. But while we know about the historical dramas of the times - most notably in the court of Henry VIII - what was life really like  Read more...

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Most historians simply research the past; she lives it ... she's experienced almost every activity she describes. This book is packed with delicious kernels of knowledge ... all served up by the most Read more...

 
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