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The tempestuous, bloody, and splendid reign of Henry VIII of England (1509-1547) is one of the most fascinating in all history, not least for his marriage to six extraordinary women. In this accessible work of brilliant scholarship, Alison Weir draws on early biographies, letters, memoirs, account books, and diplomatic reports to bring these women to life. Catherine of Aragon emerges as a staunch though misguided woman of principle; Anne Boleyn, an ambitious adventuress with a penchant for ve...
Just finished reading this and it is very factual. So much detail. I cannot imagine living through what this doctor did. It is his account of his life in Auschwitz as a doctor in the crematoriums. He conducted autopsies for some of the most evil people to have ever lived. An amazing read but brace yourself for a very intense inside look of a concentration camp.