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Meet the Tudors in this fascinating book about the places where they lived played and worshipped For the armchair traveller or those looking for inspiration for a day out A Visitor's Companion to Tudor England takes you to palaces castles theatres and abbeys to uncover the stories behind Tudor England Suzannah Lipscomb visits over fi. I was so excited when Suzannah Lipscomb told me that she was writing this book because I knew it would be different to all of the guide books that are out there and it is The word companion is spot on because it is a guide that will appeal to those who want to actually physically go and visit these Tudor places and to those who want to be transported from the comfort of their armchair to Tudor England without moving a muscleSuzannah's premise in choosing the places to go in the book was that there must be something left of the place that is worth seeing She could write about Nonsuch Palace and Greenwich Palace but there is nothing left of them for the visitor to see so it would be a huge disappointment for people travelling to their locations So the focus is on places that Tudor history buffs can go visit and enjoyThe book is divided into geographical locations London and Greater London South East South West West Midlands East Midlands East of England North EastNorth WestYorkshire and the Humber and there is a useful appendix giving opening times and details of how to get to the places Each entry gives the history of the place how it links to the Tudors and what attractions the visitor can expect to see and enjoy there Being both British and a Tudor history lover I'm familiar with the majority of the Tudor attractions but there were some that I had missed and that are now on my list of must sees places like Charterhouse and Lincoln's Inn in LondonWritten in Suzannah's engaging easy to read style this book is perfect for Tudor history lovers whatever their knowledge It's not an academic history book it's a guide book to England's beautiful Tudor buildings and a journey back in time but with the stamp of Suzannah's expertise and Tudor knowledge A book to add to your suitcase on a trip to the UK or to simply enjoy with a glass of wine after a hard day in the 21st century Gods and Generals (The Civil War Trilogy, stories behind Tudor England Suzannah Lipscomb visits over fi. I was Perfect Ponies 3 in 1 so excited when Suzannah Lipscomb told me that The Pillars of the Earth (Kingsbridge, she was writing this book because I knew it would be different to all of the guide books that are out there and it is The word companion is Sigil (Irdesi Empire spot on because it is a guide that will appeal to those who want to actually physically go and visit these Tudor places and to those who want to be transported from the comfort of their armchair to Tudor England without moving a muscleSuzannah's premise in choosing the places to go in the book was that there must be Death of a Ghost (Albert Campion Mystery, something left of the place that is worth Why Arent They Shouting? seeing She could write about Nonsuch Palace and Greenwich Palace but there is nothing left of them for the visitor to Why I Went Back see Horse Sense (Saddle Club, so it would be a huge disappointment for people travelling to their locations So the focus is on places that Tudor history buffs can go visit and enjoyThe book is divided into geographical locations London and Greater London South East South West West Midlands East Midlands East of England North EastNorth WestYorkshire and the Humber and there is a useful appendix giving opening times and details of how to get to the places Each entry gives the history of the place how it links to the Tudors and what attractions the visitor can expect to Wild Horses (Saddle Club, see and enjoy there Being both British and a Tudor history lover I'm familiar with the majority of the Tudor attractions but there were London in an Hour some that I had missed and that are now on my list of must Undressing The Devil sees places like Charterhouse and Lincoln's Inn in LondonWritten in Suzannah's engaging easy to read Little Answer style this book is perfect for Tudor history lovers whatever their knowledge It's not an academic history book it's a guide book to England's beautiful Tudor buildings and a journey back in time but with the Undercover Secrets stamp of Suzannah's expertise and Tudor knowledge A book to add to your Amethyst suitcase on a trip to the UK or to In My Own Words simply enjoy with a glass of wine after a hard day in the 21st century

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Fty Tudor places from the famous palace at Hampton Court where dangerous court intrigue was rife to less well known houses such as Anne Boleyn's childhood home at Hever Castle or Tutbury Castle where Mary ueen of Scots was imprisoned In the corridors of power and the courtyards of country houses we meet the passionate but tragic Kate. Review This book was a wonderful guide to Tudor England and you can really begin to see and understand the places purely from reading it I first read it in preparation for a trip to London when I was planning to visit Hampton Court and the National Portrait Gallery having already been to the Tower of London It gave a great background to these places and others and allowed me to further develop what she had outlined when I actually visited the places in person A new kind of guidebook and a really brilliant one General Subjects History Travel Architecture Tudors Castles PlacesRecommend YesMy Rating 1920 The Best Nest such as Anne Boleyn's childhood home at Hever Castle or Tutbury Castle where Mary ueen of Scots was imprisoned In the corridors of power and the courtyards of country houses we meet the passionate but tragic Kate. Review This book was a wonderful guide to Tudor England and you can really begin to The Nightingale see and understand the places purely from reading it I first read it in preparation for a trip to London when I was planning to visit Hampton Court and the National Portrait Gallery having already been to the Tower of London It gave a great background to these places and others and allowed me to further develop what The Polaris Protocol (Pike Logan, she had outlined when I actually visited the places in person A new kind of guidebook and a really brilliant one General Subjects History Travel Architecture Tudors Castles PlacesRecommend YesMy Rating 1920

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Ryn Parr Henry VIII's last wife Lady Jane Grey the nine day ueen and hear how Sir Walter Raleigh planned his trip to the New World Through the places that defined them this lively and engaging book reveals the rich history of the Tudors and paints a vivid and captivating picture of what it would have been like to live in Tudor England. Don't remember how I stumbled on this Love serendipity After reading Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies I thought it was a great read I'd love to spend a summer just walking and touring England The wife is all in Its OK Not to Share and Other Renegade Rules for Raising Competent and Compassionate Kids stumbled on this Love Silver Borne (Mercy Thompson, serendipity After reading Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies I thought it was a great read I'd love to Guilt (Abe Glitsky, spend a A Kite for Moon summer just walking and touring England The wife is all in