Roderigo Lopez and Jews in 16th Century England

Roderigo Lopez and Jews in 16th Century England

Unlock detailed show notes & bonus episodes by becoming a patron. This website contains affiliate links. Close to 300 years before Shakespeare’s birth, in the year 1290, King Edward I expelled anyone of Jewish descent from England all together. It would not...
Atlantic Slave Trade of the 16th Century

Atlantic Slave Trade of the 16th Century

Access over 150 additional episodes in our back catalog on Patreon! Join today at http://www.patreon.com/thatshakespearelife  During the 16th century in Europe, the Portuguese dominated the African slave trade. European ships were first exposed to African slaves...