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Queen Elizabeth I

Elizabeth I wasn't called "The Virgin Queen" for nothing. Despite rumors of romantic dalliances with various courtiers throughout her lengthy reign, she remained unmarried, which, at that time, was...

Latest answer posted September 9, 2020, 10:54 am (UTC)

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Queen Elizabeth I

There is no doubt that Queen Elizabeth I faced opposition and conflict as soon as she was placed upon the throne. From royal legitimacy, her religious beliefs, to her choice of a husband. (which...

Latest answer posted May 18, 2009, 1:28 pm (UTC)

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Queen Elizabeth I

The poem "Written with a Diamond on Her Window at Woodstock" by Queen Elizabeth I reflects an extremely difficult period of her life. Ultimately, of course, she reigned as monarch of England and...

Latest answer posted June 15, 2021, 7:18 pm (UTC)

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Queen Elizabeth I

Elizabeth deploys much the same rhetorical strategy in The Golden Speech as she did in her famous address to English sailors before they headed off to face the might of the Spanish Armada. In both...

Latest answer posted March 30, 2019, 6:35 am (UTC)

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Queen Elizabeth I

Queen Elizabeth I is considered by many to be the single most effective monarch of England, presiding over a golden age in both growth of economic and political power and of culture. In many...

Latest answer posted September 9, 2015, 1:31 pm (UTC)

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Queen Elizabeth I

By the 1580's, Queen Elizabeth's arrest and long imprisonment of Mary, Queen of Scots, created a great deal of resentment against Elizabeth and the English in Catholic countries, most especially in...

Latest answer posted November 16, 2013, 9:57 pm (UTC)

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