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December 17, 1536 – Mary Arrives at Windsor for Public Reconciliation

In June 1536, Mary had formally submitted to her father’s authority. She had assured the King in writing that she believed that her parents’ marriage was unlawful, that she herself was a bastard, and that the King was justly the supreme head of the English Church (Cromwell had sent her suggested language of what her submission should look like to escape charges of treason, she copied the draft verbatim). 323 more words

Why did Wyatt's Rebellion fail?

Planned at the end of 1553 and carried out through the first two months of 1554, Wyatt’s Rebellion was the first uprising of note during Mary’s reign. 504 more words

Wyatt's Rebellion

Britain and India – A loving romance or a regrettable affair?

Part One – Trade Post to Trade Monopoly

Mary Tudor the child of a broken marriage and false promises grew up with a deep suspicion of Protestantism. 557 more words

The Portrait And Landscape Of Lady Jane

I suppose this is where my inner-history student comes to the surface of my poetry. This discusses the way that the personality of Lady Jane Grey has been interpreted in history. 310 more words


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acrylic painting based on the theme of “the supernatural”