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The author is also the host of a popular documentary series about Elizabeth.
Contains over 100 photographs of books, manuscripts, maps, letters, paintings, clothing, furniture, and many more artefacts dating from her reign.
After the death of Henry VIII, his daughter Elizabeth lived with her stepmother, Catherine Parr, and Catherine's new husband, Thomas Seymour.
But Seymour's flirtation with Elizabeth created a scandal that was dangerous for them both. Only after she reached age 50 did Queen Elizabeth I begin to wield real power in her own right.
Book categories: Biographies, Youth, Later Life, Writings & Language, Men, Pirates, Espionage, Court, Reign, Politics & Government, Image, Era, Fiction, Mary, Queen of Scots, Children's Books, Movies & Documentaries The Life of Elizabeth I by Alison Weir.
Against a lavish backdrop of pageantry and passion, Weir dispels the myths surrounding Elizabeth I and examines the contradictions of her character.