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Catherine Fletcher

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Catherine Fletcher is a historian of Renaissance and early modern Europe. Her previous books include The Black Prince of Florence: The Spectacular Life and Treacherous World of Alessandro de' Medici and The Divorce of Henry VIII: The Untold Story. Catherine is Professor of History at Manchester Metropolitan University and broadcasts regularly for the BBC.

Books by Catherine Fletcher

The Beauty and the Terror

An imaginative and revelatory new history of the Italian Renaissance that challenges our preconceptions of the era

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The Black Prince of Florence

A dramatic tale of assassination, spying and betrayal in the opulent, cut-throat world of Renaissance Italy.

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The Divorce of Henry VIII

The inside story of Henry VIII's divorce from Catherine of Aragon - 'an intricate and fascinating story' Hilary Mantel

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