The untold stories of the Black Tudors, dazzlingly brought to life by Miranda Kaufmann, will transform how we see this most intriguing period of history.
A black porter publicly whips a white Englishman in the hall of a Gloucestershire manor house. A Moroccan woman is baptised in a London church. Henry VIII dispatches a Mauritanian diver to salvage lost treasures from theMary Rose. From long-forgotten records emerge the remarkable stories of Africans who lived free in Tudor England.