Tag Info

Hot answers tagged


The question breaks down into two parts: Why a swordsman instead of an axeman, and why the swordsman of Calais. Anne Boleyn's PREFERENCE was for a "swordsman" rather than an "axeman." (This is different from my earlier, and now "retracted" statement that it was her request.) In the letter referenced in the question, the warden of the Tower of London ...

Only top voted, non community-wiki answers of a minimum length are eligible