Henry VIII tries to get his first marriage annulled | A History of Britain by Simon Schama

Simon Schama discusses Henry VIII's process of getting an annulment for his marriage to Catherine of Aragon.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 3'17''
  • Broadcast year: 2000
Curriculum Connection
  • History | Henry VIII and his ministers, 1509-50 | Henry VIII and Wolsey, 1509-29 | Wolsey, Catherine, the succession and annulment

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  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Two
  • Programme: A History of Britain by Simon Schama
  • Series: 1
  • Episode: Burning Convictions