(PUBYale University)"A massive, powerful and unexpectedly moving reappraisal of the man whose position as the patron saint of the English language has been overshadowed by his dramatic last-minute recantation. A model biography, wise, revealing, and wholly absorbing,"---Independent (U.K.). 692 pages, softcover.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 692 Vendor: Yale University Press Dimensions: 6.2 X 9.2 X 1.7 (inches)
ISBN: 0300074484 ISBN-13: 9780300074482 Availability: In Stock
This prize-winning biography provides the definitive account of the life of Thomas Cranmer, Archbishop of Canterbury, architect of the Anglican Book of Common Prayer, King Henry VIII's guide through three divorces, and ultimately a martyr for his Protestant faith. 40 illustrations. 40 illustrations.