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Title: The Pilgrimage of Grace. The Rebellion that shook Henry VIII's trone.
Description: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2002. Hardcover, illustrated dj, in-8, xx + 361 pp. illustrated, list of principal characters, bibliography, source notes, index. The rebellion against the Crown across the north of England in 1536-1537 rates but a few lines in most biographies of Henry VIII. The causes of this rebellion: the betrayal of the old catholic religion, the divorce from Catherine of Aragon, the dissolution of the monasteries. As new/comme neuf/wie neu/als nieuw

Keywords: kloosters, abdijen, grondbezit, enclosure, Cromwell. Noot Lucas Tessens: analogie tussen deze periode (confiscatie gevolgd door enclosure) en de Franse Revolutie (confiscatie gevolgd door kadaster); analogie met Boerenkrijg (en Vendée?).

Price: EUR 15.00 = appr. US$ 16.30 Seller: MERS Antique Books Antwerp
- Book number: 20020165

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