Mary i (Penguin Monarchs): The Daughter of Time download free [PDF and Ebook] by John Edwards

Mary i (Penguin Monarchs): The Daughter of Time download free [PDF and Ebook] by John Edwards year 2017
  • Book name: Mary i (Penguin Monarchs): The Daughter of Time
  • Author: John Edwards
  • Release date: 2017/8/20
  • Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Biography
  • ISBN: 9780241184103
  • Rating: 9.61 of 10
  • Votes: 641
  • Review by: Sienna Bernstein
  • Review rating: 9.88 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/2
  • Total pages: 112
  • Includes a PDF summary of 9 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: The elder daughter of Henry VIII, Mary I (1553-58) became England's ruler on the unexpected death of her brother Edward VI. Her short reign is one of the great potential turning points in the country's history. As a convinced Catholic and the wife of Philip II, king of Spain and the most powerful of all European monarchs, Mary could have completely changed her country's orbit, making it a province of the Habsburg Empire and obedient again to Rome. These extraordinary possibilities are fully dramatized in John Edward's superb short biography. The real Mary I has almost disappeared under the great mass of Protestant propaganda that buried her reputation during her younger sister, Elizabeth I's reign. But what if she had succeeded?
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 5H32M15S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: British & Irish History, Early Modern History: C 1450/1500 To C 1700, Biography: Historical, Political & Military, Biography: Royalty
  • Available formats: TXT, PDF, DOC, ODT, EPUB, TCR, DjVu, WORD. Compressed in TZ, CBC, TAR.BZ2, ZIP, RAR
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  • Format: Hardback
  • Approximate value: 14.96 USD
  • Dimensions: 129x186x16mm
  • Weight: 195g
  • Printed by: ALLEN LANE
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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