Thomas Cromwell (Ben Miles) and Anne Boleyn (Lydia Leonard) in ‘Wolf Hall’ (Swan

The King’s Good Servant

Thomas Cromwell and the price of loyalty

Feb 16, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 22 • By J. J. SCARISBRICK



The Gunpowder Plot conspirators

Old-Time Religion

The perilous lives of Elizabethan Catholics

Dec 8, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 13

The Lady Elizabeth, ca. 1546

Henry’s Legacies

One family, two generations, and modern England.

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A 13th-century view of the murder of Thomas Becket in 1170

Becket Today

Not turbulent but consistent and coherent.

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Katherine the Sixth

The art of spousal survival in the aging Henry’s court.

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