The Tudor era saw some of the greatest changes in British history. But what was life like for ordinary people?
To answer this question, renowned 'method historian' Ruth Goodman (star of TVs Edwardian Farm) has slept, washed and cooked as the Tudors did. She is your expert guide to this fascinating era, drawing on years of practical historical study to show how our ancestors coped with everyday life.
Using a vast range of sources, she takes the reader back to the time when soot was used to toothpaste and the 'upper crust' of bread was reserved for the rich.