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Archbishop Pole (The Archbishops of Canterbury Series) by Dr Edwards John

By Dr Edwards John

This clean exploration of the lifestyles, paintings and writing of Archbishop Pole, focuses relatively on Pole’s ultimate years (1556-58) as Archbishop of Canterbury. totally integrating Pole’s English and Continental eu reports, John Edwards locations those of their historic context and signposts classes for modern matters and concerns.

Stressing the occasions and personality of Pole's 'English' existence, as much as his exile within the 1530s, in addition to in his ultimate years in England (1554-58), this publication explores his shut dating, either genealogical and emotional, with Henry VIII and Mary I. Portraying Pole as a vital determine within the Catholic-Protestant department, which nonetheless impacts Britain this day, this ebook info the 1st, and to date final, try to repair Roman Catholicism because the 'national faith' of britain and Wales by means of telling the life-story of the hinge determine in forging English spiritual and political id for numerous centuries. the ultimate portion of this booklet attracts jointly very important and illuminating resource fabric written by means of Pole in the course of his years as Archbishop of Canterbury.

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