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Queen Elizabeth Tudor: Journey to Gloriana
Series: The Legendary Women of World History, 4. Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 15,760. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Royalty, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Renaissance
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In this beautiful narrative biography you explore Elizabeth’s path from “Lady Elizabeth” to “Gloriana” through the lens of her relationship with Robert Dudley, a relationship far more contentious than most people believe. Politics and religion collide, provoking Elizabeth to console herself with her music, and a hard decision lays before her as plots against her life threatens her throne.
Renaissance Queens
Series: The Legendary Women of World History Collections. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,740. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Renaissance, Fiction » Children’s books » Biographical / European
The biographies of three renaissance queens joined together by both blood and life choices in one beautiful boxed set volume: Catherine de Valois Mary Queen of the Scots Queen Elizabeth Tudor: Journey to Gloriana. The past comes alive as these women make their mark on history. Take a journey back through time and meet the real women you thought you knew.
Mary Queen of the Scots: The Forgotten Reign
Series: The Legendary Women of World History, 3. Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Royalty, Nonfiction » History » Biography
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Queen Mary Stuart was one of the most beloved & controversial women in Scottish history. The granddaughter of King James IV & his wife Margaret Tudor, Queen Mary's status as heiress-apparent to Queen Elizabeth's throne paired with the violence of the Scottish Reformation set the stage for one of the most dramatic & poorly understood lives of the 16th century in this beautifully crafted biography.
The Renaissance: A Ducksters Book
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,150. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Renaissance
This book about the Renaissance is brought to you by the makers of the popular children's educational website Ducksters. Inside the book, you will travel through the history of the Renaissance learning about how the Renaissance began and the importance of art to the movement. You will read about the Italian city-states, the Reformation, and great artists such as Leonardo da Vinci and Michelangelo.
Two Besagews. A Comparison of Some Surviving 15th Century Shoulder Defences
Price: Free! Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Medieval
This short ebook describes certain types of 'Gothic' German and Italian shoulder armour in use in the late 15th Century.
Renaissance Festival Survival Guide
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,360. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Trivia, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
The Renaissance Survival Guide is a irreverent, yet fact-based guide to the many aspects of the modern Renaissance Faire. It covers subjects such as Pirates, Renaissance Music, and many others, investigating and discussing the 'periodicity' of such subjects and the validity of their subsequent inclusion in the modern Renfest.
The Renaissance House
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012 by SDS Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Art
Robert Burns lives in an ordinary house in England. But it’s not an ordinary house. Not at all. On the outside, it seems like any other dwelling, but on the inside, it’s been transformed into an incredible art gallery, a shrine to and celebration of Renaissance art, containing wonderful reproductions of classic works from centuries gone by; portraits, wall frescos, lunettes and friezes alike.