A Mid-Tudor Crisis?by
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The idea of a mid-Tudor Crisis was put forward by Whitney Jones in1973. He believed that the economic, administrative and religious issues along with the rule of the sickly Edward VI and then two female monarchs imposed an intolerable strain on the Tudor crown. Jennifer Loach provides a careful examination of the historiography of the concept and concludes that it was not the case...