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From Book 1: February, In Richmond Palace, London, the last Queen of the Tudor dynasty, Elizabeth I, is dying. As Death hovers at her elbow, waiting for her to obey his call, the aged Queen looks back on her life, and on the trials, victories and sorrows which brought her eventually, to . Elizabeth I, bynames the Virgin Queen and Good Queen Bess, (born September 7, , Greenwich, near London, England—died Ma , Richmond, Surrey), queen of England (–) during a period, often called the Elizabethan Age, when England asserted itself vigorously as a major European power in politics, commerce, and the arts. The book focuses on the latter part of Elizabeth's long and illustrious reign, beginning in with the start of the infamous Armada and ending in with her death. The book is very stylish, enigmatic and wonderfully atmospheric bringing the Elizabethan Court to life and this resonates long afer you reach the final page of the novel/5(). Elizabeth Jenkins has written several both fiction and nonfiction books, among them a biography of Jane Austen. She lived to be The Guardian calls Jenkins a 'biographer of exceptional quality' and a 'biographer of strong female characters.' This biography of Queen Elizabeth I of England was interesting, insightful and instructive!/5.
^I mean to direct all my actions by good advice and counsel." Elizabeth's first speech as queen, Hatfield House, 20 November Loades, ^ a b Starkey Elizabeth: Woman, 5. ^ Neale, ^ Somerset, ^ Somerset, 4. ^ Loades, 3–5 ^ Somerset, 4–5. ^ Loades, 6–7. ^ An Act of July stated that Elizabeth was "illegitimate and utterly foreclosed, excluded and banned to claim. Directed by Shekhar Kapur. With Cate Blanchett, Liz Giles, Rod Culbertson, Paul Fox. The early years of the reign of Elizabeth I of England and her /10(K). Elizabeth I (also known as Elizabeth the Great, or the "Virgin Queen") was born in into a dangerous world of political intrigue. When she was only two years old, her father, King Henry VIII killed her mother, Ann Boleyn, because she had not yet produced a male heir. Henry's routine killing of. OUT OF PRINT The Private Character of Queen Elizabeth - Frederick Chamberlin () Elizabeth I - Richard L. Greaves () Elizabeth I - John Guy () Elizabeth I - Paul Johnson () Gloriana: The years of Elizabeth I - Mary M. Luke () Elizabeth Tudor: The Lonely Queen - Arthur MacNalty () Elizabeth I - Jasper Ridley () Behind The Mask: The Life of Queen Elizabeth I - Jane.
In her latest book, she lightly fictionalizes the later years of Queen Elizabeth I, who reigned over England in the 16th century. She familiarizes her readers with the famous people in the Queen's life, such as Shakespeare and Sir Francis Drake, and walks them through the political strife and intrigue inherent in a turbulent : Penguin Publishing Group. Elizabeth I was a long-ruling queen of England, governing with relative stability and prosperity for 44 years. The Elizabethan era is named for her. Queen Elizabeth I of England and Mary, Queen of Scots were two of the greatest, most legendary rivals in recorded history—although they never even . In , Elizabeth I was in a bind. She had been excommunicated by the Pope, and her country was shunned by the rest of Europe. To avoid ruin, .