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Writer of the month: Tracy Borman on Thomas Cromwell

December 19th, 2014

Episode 408 of 474 episodes

Dr Tracy Borman, author, historian and broadcaster, discusses her biography of Thomas Cromwell.The National Archives hosts a series of monthly talks to broaden awareness of historical records and their uses for writers. Each month, a high-profile author talks about using original records in their writing.Dr Tracy Borman's previous books include: the highly acclaimed Elizabeth's Women: the Hidden Story of the Virgin Queen; Matilda: Queen of the Conqueror; and Witches: A Tale of Sorcery, Scandal and Seduction. Tracy has recently been appointed interim Chief Curator of Historic Royal Palaces and is also Chief Executive of the Heritage Education Trust.

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