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Mary Queen of Scots: An Illustrated Life

× Mary Queen of Scots: An Illustrated Life ¼ Susan Doran - Mary Queen of Scots: An Illustrated Life, Mary Queen of Scots An Illustrated Life Mary Queen of Scots polarized entire nations weathered multiple romantic scandals and immersed herself in intrigues and subterfuge to advance her claim to the British throne a prolonged political b

  • Title: Mary Queen of Scots: An Illustrated Life
  • Author: Susan Doran
  • ISBN: 9780712349161
  • Page: 137
  • Format: Hardcover

× Mary Queen of Scots: An Illustrated Life ¼ Susan Doran, Mary Queen of Scots: An Illustrated Life, Susan Doran, Mary Queen of Scots An Illustrated Life Mary Queen of Scots polarized entire nations weathered multiple romantic scandals and immersed herself in intrigues and subterfuge to advance her claim to the British throne a prolonged political battle which culminated in her notoriously botched and bloody beheading at the decree of Elizabeth I It s no wonder she has captured the imaginations of million × Mary Queen of Scots: An Illustrated Life ¼ Susan Doran - Mary Queen of Scots: An Illustrated Life, Mary Queen of Scots An Illustrated Life Mary Queen of Scots polarized entire nations weathered multiple romantic scandals and immersed herself in intrigues and subterfuge to advance her claim to the British throne a prolonged political b

  • × Mary Queen of Scots: An Illustrated Life ¼ Susan Doran
    137 Susan Doran
Mary Queen of Scots: An Illustrated Life

About "Susan Doran"

  1. Susan Doran

    Dr Susan Doran is a British historian whose primary studies surround the reign of Elizabeth I, in particular the theme of marriage and succession She has published and edited sixteen books, most notably Elizabeth I and Religion, 1558 1603, Monarchy and Matrimony and Queen Elizabeth I, part of the British Library s Historic Lives series.She is currently a tutor and member of the history faculty at Christ Church, Oxford University where her specific area of interest is stated as being Early Modern British and European history Previously, Doran was a reader in history, Senior Lecturer in History and Teaching Studies and Director of the History Programme at St Mary s College, Strawberry Hill, part of the University of Surrey.She is also a Director of Studies for history at Regent s Park College and Senior Research Fellow for History at Jesus College

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  1. Published by the British Library, this makes excellent use of the papers textual and pictorial held there to illustrate Mary Queen of Scots life Ranging from portraits some familiar, others less so to letters, legal documents, drawings from trials and investigations, through to modern photos of key locations, this makes MQoS s life visual Additions are provided from other archives and the Royal Collection to supplement the BL s own holdings Doran s narrative of the life is brisk and generally ba [...]


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