Queen Elizabeth I (British History Makers) by Leon Ashworth

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Published by Evans Brothers .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Monarchs & royalty,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Biography,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • Biography & Autobiography - Historical,
  • General,
  • Biography,
  • Great Britain,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Kings, queens, rulers, etc,
  • Queens,
  • Women

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11899686M
ISBN 101842340719
ISBN 109781842340714

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The book essentially covers her life from birth to death as the Virgin Queen. Included in this description is her half-sister Mary Tudor. The book indicates that one of Queen Elizabeth’s mottes was “I see but say nothing” which explains her relative tolerance to Catholics during her reign/5(63).

The New York Times bestseller from Margaret George—a captivating novel about history's most enthralling queen, the legendary Elizabeth I. England’s greatest monarch has baffled and intrigued the world for centuries.

But what was the Virgin Queen really like?/5(). An impeccably researched collection of the public and private writings of the great British monarch Queen Elizabeth I was one of the most charismatic of English sovereigns, and one of the most prolific.

While her more famous public speeches are familiar to some, many of Queen Elizabeth I book private writings have never before been printed or made accessible/5.

The future Queen Elizabeth II was then just the daughter of the Duke of York, who was the second son of the reigning King George V. When the new Elizabeth ascended in they had to republish this book under a new title, which made Neale really happy because now he could sell more books!4/5.

An enthralling epic that is also an amazingly intimate portrait, The Life of Elizabeth I is a mesmerizing, stunning reading experience. From the Back Cover Perhaps the most influential sovereign England has ever known, Queen Elizabeth I remained an extremely private person throughout her reign, keeping her own counsel and sharing secrets with no one -- not even her closest, most trusted by: The Elizabeth I Mysteries series is a series of historical mystery novels by American novelist Karen Harper.

The series begins with a young Bess Tudor and follows her as she takes the throne as Queen Elizabeth and throughout her reign as England’s regent. Karen Harper began her Elizabeth I Mysteries in with the novel The Poyson Garden.

Queen Elizabeth I was the daughter of King Henry VIII and his second wife, Anne Boleyn. When Elizabeth was three years old, Henry had Anne beheaded and their marriage declared invalid, thus rendering Elizabeth an illegitimate child and removing her from the line of succession (to which Parliament would later restore her).

The Lady Elizabeth is historical fiction whereas this book is a biography. Both are about the same person, though, and while the writing style will be different because this is non-fiction, it's still quite interesting and covers Elizabeth's entire life. Also, I have read several books from Alison Weir and they were all good/5.

When Queen Elizabeth I took the throne, England was a country in decline. Her adept leadership turned the country around and brought almost unprecedented prosperity.

Learn about how this amazing woman ushered in a "Golden Age" in this fascinating book. Elizabeth I (7 September – 24 March ) was Queen of England and Ireland from 17 November until her death on 24 March Sometimes called the Virgin Queen, Gloriana or Good Queen Bess, Elizabeth was the last of the five monarchs of the House of Tudor.

Elizabeth was the daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn, his second wife, who was executed two-and-a-half years after Father: Henry VIII of England. There have been more biographies dedicated to Queen Elizabeth I than any other Tudor monarch. Every year at least one book relating to some aspect of the Queen's life or reign is published, and the number of books written over the centuries easily runs into hundreds.

Elizabeth I by Anne Somerset is a very informative and well-written book about the incredible personality of Elizabeth I, her life, and her time. Although the person of the Queen stays in the focus of the narration, a good overview about the inner and outer politics of England, description of social life, and many other interesting details are taken into account/5(58).

Tudor and Elizabethan History Books for Children: The Reign of Queen Elizabeth I. Stick with what you already have, including Catherine Bush's Elizabeth I (Chelsea, ), which has smaller black-and-white illustrations, yet is more detailed; and Robert Green's Queen Elizabeth I (Watts, ), which is less detailed yet well-summarized.

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Queen Elizabeth I claimed the throne in at the age of 25 and held it until her death 44 years later. Elizabeth I was born a princess but declared illegitimate through political machinations.

Queen Elizabeth Makers of History Language: English: LoC Class: DA: History: General and Eastern Hemisphere: Great Britain, Ireland, Central Europe: Subject: Elizabeth I, Queen of England, Subject: Great Britain -- History -- Elizabeth, Category: Text: EBook-No. audio books by Jane Austen Author: Jacob Abbott.

"I, Elizabeth" is Rosalind Miles' first person narrative of Queen Elizabeth's life from early childhood to the peak of her glorious reign. Honestly, I thought that I would enjoy this novel a great deal more than I actually did.4/5. Queen Elizabeth I was one of the most charismatic of English sovereigns, and one of the most prolific.

While her more famous public speeches are familiar to some, many of her private writings have never before been printed or made ed on: Janu   Elizabeth Montagu, the Queen of the Bluestockings: Her Bluestocking, author and hostess, Elizabeth Montagu (–) exercised an influence far beyond literary scholarship.

Compiled by a relative, Emily Climenson, and published inthis collection of her correspondence provides an excellent introduction to the culture and politics of Author: Ellen Knill. Though not technically a book about Queen Elizabeth at all, Jubilee Lines is nevertheless an evocative portrait of her reign.

In this collection, published in for the Queen's Diamond Jubilee. 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. The Prayer Book of was the third revision for the Anglican Church, and was brought about by the accession to the throne of Elizabeth I and the restoration of the Anglican Church after the six-year rule of the Catholic Queen Mary.

Elizabeth I - the last Tudor monarch - was born at Greenwich on 7 Septemberthe daughter of Henry VIII and his second wife, Anne Boleyn. Her early life was full of uncertainties, and her chances of succeeding to the throne seemed very slight once her half-brother Edward was born in She was then third in line behind her Roman Catholic half-sister, Princess Mary.

Elizabeth I, –, queen of England (–). Early Life The daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn, she was declared illegitimate just before the execution of her mother inbut in Parliament reestablished her in the succession after her half-brother, Edward (later Edward VI), and her half-sister, Mary (later Mary I).

The Prince Tudor theory (also known as Tudor Rose theory) is a variant of the Oxfordian theory of Shakespeare authorship, which asserts that Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford, was the true author of the works published under the name of William Prince Tudor variant holds that Oxford and Queen Elizabeth I were lovers and had a child who was raised as Henry Wriothesley, 3rd.

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 met.

In one castle was Elizabeth. Perfect for fans of The Crown, this magisterial biography of Queen Elizabeth II is a close-up view of the woman weve known only from a distanceand a captivating window into the last great monarchy. From the moment of her ascension to the throne in at the age of twenty-five, Queen Elizabeth II has been the object of unparalleled scrutiny/5.

Now to a book about the man who changed the Queen’s destiny – Frances Donaldson’s biography of Edward VIII, first published in I think this is the definitive biography Edward VIII.

There have been others, notably by Philip Ziegler who wrote the official biography. Queen Elizabeth I’s translation of Tacitus, dated to the late 16th century. Photograph: Lambeth Palace “The paper stock first got me thinking – it’s a very specific kind of paper, but I.

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II reflects on Jesus' central role in her life in a new book ahead of her 90th birthday, calling Christ "the King she serves" in the title. Letters of Queen Elizabeth and King James VI. of Scotland; Some of Them Printed from Originals in the Possession of the REV.

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Queen Elizabeth I of England reached out to Islamic leaders "for hard-nosed political and commercial reasons," says author Jerry Brotton. Photograph by GL Archive, Alamy Book Talk. The animatronic mask is situated directly across from the traditional Armada portrait, which depicts a far more polished version of Queen Elizabeth I (David Author: Meilan Solly.

From a general summary to chapter summaries to explanations of famous quotes, the SparkNotes Queen Elizabeth I Study Guide has everything you need to ace quizzes, tests, and essays. Queen Elizabeth Edward Spencer BEESLY ( - ) A biography of Queen Elizabeth the First, the last monarch of the Tudors.

(Summary by Brendan Stallard) h. Elizabeth I: A Study in Insecurity is published by Allen Lane. To order a copy for £ (RRP £) go to or call Author: Alexandra Walsham. Elizabeth II (Elizabeth Alexandra Mary; born 21 April ) is the Queen of the United Kingdom and the other Commonwealth realms. Elizabeth was born in Mayfair, London, the first child of the Duke and Duchess of York, later King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, and she was educated privately at father ascended the throne on the abdication of his brother King Edward VIII infrom Father: George VI.

Genre/Form: History: Named Person: Elizabeth, Queen of England; Elizabeth, Queen of England: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: J E Neale, Sir.Queen Elizabeth I, the daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn, reigned from until her death in and is remembered not only as a powerful, often ruthless and successful monarch but also as a virtuous, gracious, and caring ruler.

This new biography of Elizabeth I, by a leading scholar, reveals a tough and determined "Virgin Queen", whose education, wit, and wisdom enabled her to succeed.When this book was first published in it was titled simply, Queen Elizabeth since there were no other Queens regnant named Elizabeth to distinguish her from.

Nor were their signs of any to come. The future Queen Elizabeth II was then just the daughter of the Duke of York, who was the second son of the reigning King George V.4/5(15).

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