Thomas Cromwell: A Life

Diarmaid MacCulloch

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Thomas Cromwell is one of the most famous – or notorious – figures in English history. Born in obscurity in Putney, he became a fixer for Cardinal Wolsey in the 1520s. After Wolsey’s fall, Henry VIII promoted him to a series of ever greater offices, and by the end of the 1530s he was effectively running the country for the King.

Diarmaid MacCulloch’s biography is much the most complete and persuasive life ever written of this elusive figure, a masterclass in historical detective work, making connections not previously seen.

  • ISBN 9781846144295
  • Title Thomas Cromwell: A Life
  • Author Diarmaid MacCulloch
  • Publisher Penguin
  • Imprint Allen Lane
  • Binding Hardback
  • Width 16.2cm
  • Height 24.0cm
  • Thickness 4.9cm
  • Weight 1302g
  • Number of pages 752

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