Elizabeth I by way of Abigail Archer
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Overview: England’s first Queen Elizabeth gave her identify to an age. Inheriting a bankrupt, famished, and powerless nation, she healed its non secular rifts, replenished its treasury, redefined diplomatic guile, defeated the Spanish Armada, and impressed a brand new flowering of English tradition.
Her father, Henry VIII, beheaded her mom, Anne Boleyn, and Elizabeth was once declared a bastard. As Henry saved marrying and discarding better halves, she needed to be adroit and canny to steer clear of being snared within the schemes of courtiers plotting to win the crown. And when ultimately she ascended the throne, her councilors advised her she may just live on best by way of marrying.
But she reigned for forty-four years as Glorianna, the "Virgin Queen," whose wit, evasions, and towering mind pissed off enemies each inside and out of doors her island kingdom. The extra we find out about Elizabeth’s unending complexity, the extra is still discovered. Here’s a starting.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Biographies & Memoirs