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I have read a great many accounts of the reign of Elizabeth I, but this is, by far, is the most insightful and thorougly researched book on the subject.
I have been obsessed with Queen Elizabeth since the movie featuring Cate Blanchett was released.
Her attention to detail is just what I was looking for in a historical book. Also I enjoyed how she didn't go in a strict chronological order, the chapters are intriguing and her... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Steinbecksadness
Loved this. The only biography that I've found so far of Elizabeth R that isn't novelized. The only quibble I have with it is that, like every other book about E R, it rushes... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Green Mountain Mama
For most of this book, I was wondering what it was about Elizabeth I that made her so famous through the centuries. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Tuckerby
I loved this book. You really get to know in detail both the period and Elizabeth since the book is not a mere list of facts and dates. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Tokugawa
This is by far the most thorough, the most interesting, and the most captivating biography of Elizabeth I I have ever read. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Michael Williams
If you like historical novels about this period, this is a great choice! I read almost everything written about this time, i would recommend this book!Published 17 months ago by Deborah Hargis
This bio was well written and well researched. The author let us see who the queen was in a non-biased way, and still presented the bio with respect for who she was. Read morePublished 20 months ago by L. Belasco
I love the Tudor period, and Anne Somerset is one of my favorite writers. She knows her history and weaves a captivating tapestry of the heroine and her times.Published on March 20, 2013 by O.S.Carter