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Title: BLACK TUDORS
THE UNTOLD STORY
By: Miranda Kaufmann
Format: Hardback

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ISBN 10: 1786071843
ISBN 13: 9781786071842
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Publisher: ONEWORLD PUBLICATIONS
Pub. date: 5 October, 2017
Pages: 384
Description: A transformative history - in Tudor times there were Africans living and working in Britain, and they were free
Synopsis: A black porter whips a white Englishman in a Gloucestershire manor house. A Moroccan woman is baptised in a London church. A Mauritanian diver is dispatched to salvage lost treasures from the Mary Rose. From long-forgotten records emerge the remarkable stories of Africans who lived free in Tudor England...They were present at some of the most defining moments of the age. They were christened, married and buried by the Church. They were paid wages like any other Tudors. The untold stories of the Black Tudors, dazzlingly brought to life by Kaufmann, will transform how we see this most intriguing period of history.
Illustrations: 8 Plates, black and white
Publication: UK
Imprint: Oneworld Publications
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