All the Queen's Men: The World of Elizabeth I
Opening with an overview of the reigns of the first four Tudor monarchs, the author emphasizes just how much England was in need of a strong and charismatic ruler, particularly after the disastrous reign of "Bloody Mary." Subsequent chapters examine the make up of the royal court and the personality of Elizabeth herself, showing how her perilous path to the throne taught her much that was to stand her in good stead as Queen.
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ALL THE QUEEN'S MEN: The World of Elizabeth IUser Review - Kirkus
If Shakespeare in Love and Elizabeth piqued your curiosity about the Virgin Queen, Brimacombe's elegant evocation of "the world of Elizabeth I" is for you.Here we meet not only Elizabeth, the ... Read full review
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All the Queen's Men is an enjoyable and well-written introduction to Elizabethan England. Beginning with a look at the life of Elizabeth and her court, author and photographer Brimacombe (Gardens on a ... Read full review