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by Anne Somerset
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FREE shipping on qualifying offers. Glitteringly detailed and engagingly written, the magisterial Elizabeth I brings to vivid life the golden age of sixteenth-century England and the uniquely fascinating monarch who presided over it. A woman of intellect and presence.
She breathes new life into old sources so that we live the story again and see it afresh. Antonia Fraser "An ample, stylish, and eloquent life of the queen.
Elizabeth I. Anne Somerset. Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, 10 нояб. I’ve read a few other books by Anne Somerset (Unnatural Murder andThe Affair of the Poisons), and they’ve always been entertaining. I was a little disappointed in Elizabeth I, though; not that it’s. Пользовательский отзыв - th. en. petersen - LibraryThing.
I have just finished all 672 pp. of Anne Somerset's Elizabeth I and feel I now know more about her than I ever did before, for all the biographies I've read. I appreciate now her lifelong intent never to marry, but her interest in playing the marriage game as a political pastime. I understand her dilatoriness in all matters of foreign polity and of finance as if it were newly introduced to me, as indeed it was. by. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Elizabeth I, Queen of England, 1533-1603. Queens - Great Britain - Biography. Great Britain - History - Elizabeth, 1558-1603. World War, 1914-1918. inlibrary; printdisabled; ; china. Uploaded by Tracey Gutierres on August 14, 2013. SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata). Terms of Service (last updated 12/31/2014).
Elizabeth I ruled England in defiance of convention, exercising supreme authority in a man's world. With courage, brilliance and style, she reigned for nearly forty-five years. Format Paperback 720 pages.
Elizabeth Somerset, Duchess of Beaufort (née Berkeley; c. 1713 – 9 April 1799) was born in Stoke Gifford in Gloucestershire to John Symes Berkeley and Elizabeth Norborne. Her younger brother was Norborne, Lord Botetourt
Elizabeth Somerset, Duchess of Beaufort (née Berkeley; c. Her younger brother was Norborne, Lord Botetourt. On 1 May 1740 she married Charles Noel Somerset, 4th Duke of Beaufort, younger son of Henry Somerset, 2nd Duke of Beaufort and his second wife Rachel Noel.
Elizabeth I by Anne Somerset is the interesting story of the life of Elizabeth I and her nearly forty-five year rule. Elizabeth made her way in a man's world. She selected her advisers wisely and ruled without a husband. Even though she relied heavily on her advisers, she made her own decisions. The Elizabeth I Study Pack contains
She ascended the thrones of England, Scotland and Ireland in 1702, at age thirty-seven, Britain’s last Stuart monarch, and five years later united two of her realms, England and Scotland, as a sovereign state, creating the Kingdom of Great Britain. To write this remarkably rich and passionate biography, Somerset, winner of the Elizabeth Longford Prize for Historical Biography, has made use of royal archives, parliamentary records, personal correspondence and previously unpublished material. Queen Anne is history on a large scale-a revelation of a monarch.