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Virginia Rounding’s account of Henry VIII’s sadism is unremittingly gory but scholarly and well-written, says Simon Caldwell

Cardinal Koch said that if bishops had been open to Martin Luther’s call for reform the Reformation would have been averted

The former deputy Labour leader, a ‘hardened atheist’, was so intrigued by British Catholics he wrote a 600-page history of them

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The idea that Protestants invented capitalism is a myth. In fact the system dates back to the 9th century and the great monastic estates

Jack Scarisbrick says that Eamon Duffy’s new study of the period is a must-read

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