The Pilgrimage of Grace: The Rebellion That Shook Henry VIII's Throne

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Protesting the king's betrayal of the "old" religion, his new taxes, and his threat to the rights of landowners, the poor and the powerful united againstHenry VIII, raising an army of 40,000. Underthe influence of the charismatic, heroic figure of Robert Aske, most of the Northern nobility joined the rebellion and gathered for battle at Doncaster where they would have outnumbered the king's soldiers by 4 to 1. But Aske was persuaded by the king's men to abandon military force and negotiate terms in London. Once there he was ...

The Pilgrimage of Grace: The Rebellion That Shook Henry VIII's Throne 2003, Phoenix House,, London, England

ISBN-13: 9781842126660

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The Pilgrimage of Grace: The Rebellion That Shook Henry VIII's Throne 2002, Orion Publishing, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780297643937

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