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Edward VI (1537-1553), king of England and Ireland

Dale E Hoak

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/8522

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Early years, 1537-1544 | Early schooling | Accession and coronation | Somerset's protectorate, 1547-1549 | Protestant Reformation and the fall of Somerset | The education of a king | Northumberland's regime, 1549-1553 | Illness, death, and the Devise for the succession (1553) | The king, his court, and his reign

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