Being made a Cardinal in 1515 gave Wolsey the perfect opportunity to give the vainglorious side of his nature full reign. He made full use of it.
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We have three topics in today’s episode; Henry and his attempt to mobilise Europe against the French; Catherine and her changing attitude, with a suspicion of weariness creeping in. And then thirdly, we have a weekly word from Mary Campbell, about given names of the period – such as Anne, Mary and Catherine.
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