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MacCulloch, "Thomas Cromwell" - LAW AND RELIGION FORUM
Thomas Cromwell is a crucial figure in the destruction of monastic life in England and the overthrow of Roman Catholicism to be replaced by the Church of England. His portrayal in contemporary, popular accounts has changed over the years–from Robert Bolt’s villain to Hilary Mantel’s secular liberal hero. Here is what looks like a very …