Hilary Mantel: “The monarchy is unjust, for the sovereigns and for the British”

from ANNACHIARA SACCHI This interview taken from Lettura # 465 of 25 October 2020, on the occasion of the final chapter of the Tudor Trilogy. The English writer died on September 22nd. She was 70 years old. Another beheading. Tommaso Moro, Anna Bolena and now Thomas Cromwell. Nothing that the school texts, the testimonies of … Read more

Comparison between English and French Monarchy | Studenti.it

ENGLISH AND FRENCH MONARCHY Henry VIII of England – Source: getty-images The European monarchies are very different from each other: in particular, there is a substantial difference between the constitutionalist and the absolutist monarchies. What is the difference between the French and the English model? We can summarize it like this: In the absolutist modelthe … Read more