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New Black Tudors the untold story paperback book

Black Tudors the untold story

Product code: 30169266\1

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From long forgotten records, Miranda Kaufmann highlights a series of remarkable stories of Africans who lived free in Tudor England.

Present at some of the most defining moments of the age, they were christened, married and buried by the church and paid wages like any other Tudor.

Discover the story of a black porter who publicly whips a white Englishman in the hall of a Manor House or how Henry VIII hired a Mauritanian diver to salvage lost treasure from the sunken Mary Rose.

  • Paperback book.
  • Written by Miranda Kaufmann.
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From long forgotten records, Miranda Kaufmann highlights a series of remarkable stories of Africans who lived free in Tudor England.

Present at some of the most defining moments of the age, they were christened, married and buried by the church and paid wages like any other Tudor.

Discover the story of a black porter who publicly whips a white Englishman in the hall of a Manor House or how Henry VIII hired a Mauritanian diver to salvage lost treasure from the sunken Mary Rose.

  • Paperback book.
  • Written by Miranda Kaufmann.
£10.99
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    • Discover more about the remarkable stories of Africans who lived free in Tudor England. Present at some of the defining moments of the age, they partook in the traditional ceremonies of life (christening, marriage and funerals) in Engllish churches and were paid wages like any other Tudor.

      Information is provided in regards to a Moroccan woman baptised in a London Church and a Mauritanian diver who was tasked by Henry VIII to recover treasure from the wreck of the Mary Rose.

      • Paperback book.
      • Written by Miranda Kaufmann.

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