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Show More Philip of Spain, King of England: The Forgotten Sovereign by Harry Kelsey.
I.B. Tauris, 230 pp., £18.99, November 2011, 978 1 84885 716 2Show More
“... convoluted world of European religious and dynastic politics. In his brisk and entertaining study, Harry Kelsey demonstrates thorough knowledge of the Spanish sources, provides ceremonial context for Philip’s time in England, and attempts to recover him as an active English sovereign, but he doesn’t look in detail at Philip’s efforts to further ...”