Music, culture, the arts, maritime exploration - Renaissance England was an exciting place to be. So much happening! Breaks with Rome. Wars with France. And Scotland. And Spain! Twice a month, we'll look at some aspect of Renaissance England that will give you a deeper understanding into life in the 16th century.
Media Player Error
Update your browser or Flash plugin
In this episode I look at the life of Thomas Gresham, a master merchant and economist who served four Tudor monarchs, rescued the currency, smuggled, and also started England's first shopping mall. Learn more at Englandcast.com. If you like this show, please remember the the number one thing you can do to help it succeed is to leave a rating on iTunes. It just takes a second, and it makes a huge difference in helping others to find the show. Thanks in advance!. . .
Dedicated to helping listeners find new history podcasts.