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Elizabeth as Renaissance Prince

Follow the link and read this review of Elizabeth: Renaissance Prince by Lisa Hilton, published in History Today. Placing Elizabeth I in the context of the European Renaissance http://t.co/A7pJPg0OC1 — History Today (@HistoryToday) January 6, 2015 The reviewer, Linda Porter, is … Continue reading

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The Earl of Essex executed on this day

In my last lecture, I had led the class up to the death of Elizabeth I in 1603. I concluded as I always do, pointing out he continuities of Tudor policy and suggesting that after 118 years of Tudor rule, … Continue reading

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