A Man for All Seasons - 16th Century Mix

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The 16th century was a time of political upheaval, a time of conflict and corruption Ö and a time of heroes? All these elements are visibly present in Boltís book, A Man for All Seasons. As I was reading this story I was thinking that it could probably apply to our day and age but that begged the question. Why did Robert Bolt decide to use a 16th century character rather than a present time …

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…th. There also may have been no one in this century that Robert Bolt liked enough and with the right characteristics. And of course, there is not enough conflict for one man to face as there was in that time. I believe that there are men (And women.) who would be able to face the problems that Thomas More had to face but we can all be thankful that there is no need for it.