By Dr Edwards John
This clean exploration of the existence, paintings and writing of Archbishop Pole, focuses quite on Pole’s ultimate years (1556-58) as Archbishop of Canterbury. totally integrating Pole’s English and Continental eu stories, John Edwards areas those of their old 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 booklet explores his shut dating, either genealogical and emotional, with Henry VIII and Mary I. Portraying Pole as a very important determine within the Catholic-Protestant department, which nonetheless impacts Britain this day, this publication info the 1st, and thus far final, try to restoration Roman Catholicism because the 'national faith' of britain and Wales via telling the life-story of the hinge determine in forging English spiritual and political id for a number of centuries. the ultimate component to this booklet attracts jointly very important and illuminating resource fabric written by way of Pole in the course of his years as Archbishop of Canterbury.
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