Author Archives: Tamise

‘Women and Power at the French Court, 1483-1563’ by Susan Broomhall added to the website…

‘Women and Power at the French Court, 1483-1563’ by Susan Broomhall added to the General Works section of the bibliography. Entry added to the following: Places – Items – Tapestries

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Books 2023 – a book that features Lady Jane – Educating the Tudors by Amy McElroy, on sale now…

‘Education during the Tudor era was a privilege and took many forms including schools, colleges and apprenticeships. Those responsible for delivering education came from a variety of backgrounds from the humble parish priest to the most famed poet-laureates of the … Continue reading

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Books 2023 – on sale now – Elizabethan Rebellions: Conspiracy, Intrigue and Treason by Helene Harrison

‘Elizabeth I. Tudor, Queen, Protestant. Throughout her reign, Elizabeth I had to deal with many rebellions which aimed to undermine her rule and overthrow her. Led in the main by those who wanted religious freedom and to reap the rewards … Continue reading

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My review of ‘The Sixteenth Century in 100 Women’ by Amy Licence

This wonderful book is like a 100-piece jigsaw puzzle, with each chapter building towards a picture of life for women in the sixteenth century. The 100 women featured include Queens, Queen Consorts, noblewomen, ordinary women and nameless women who were … Continue reading

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‘The Rest is History’ Podcast discusses Lady Jane….

Lady Jane is the subject of 2 episodes of ‘The Rest is History’ podcast. 293. Lady Jane Grey: The Nine Days’ Queen 294. Lady Jane Grey: The Axe Falls You can listen here .

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