The turbulent life of the daughter of Henry VIII, half-sister to
the future Elizabeth I, the first woman to rule England and the
cruel fates of those who opposed her iron will. 'David Loades
is one of our finest Tudor historians' Alison Weir
David Loades is one of our finest Tudor historians' ALISON WEIR. 'Neither Starkey nor Weir has the assurance and command of Loades' SIMON HEFFER, LITERARY REVIEW
David Loades is Emeritus Professor of the University of Wales and Honorary Member of the History Faculty of the University of Oxford. He has written sixteen books on the Tudors including: The Six Wives of Henry VIII, Elizabeth I, The Tudor Queens of England, Mary Tudor: A Life, The Chronicle of the Tudor Kings, The Chronicle of the Tudor Queens, The Reign of Mary Tudor, The Fighting Tudors, The Making of the Tudor Navy, The Tudor Queens, The Tudors for Dummies, The Cecils: Privilege & Power Behind the Throne, Intrigue and Treason: The Tudor Court, 1547-1558, Tudor Government, Henry VIII King & Court, and Henry VIII: Court, Church & Conflict. He is currently writing a new biography of Catherine Howard, also for Amberley. He lives in Burford in Oxfordshire.