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Book Review: “Bess of Hardwick ~Empire Builder” by Mary S. Lovell

The Freelance History Writer is scheduled to go to the United Kingdom later this year on a tour following in the footsteps of Mary Queen of Scots. 623 more words

Book Reviews

Medieval mermaids

Medieval mermaids are a long way from Ariel in the Hans Christian Anderson’s tale of the Little Mermaid.  There’s quite a sting in the tail (oh dear – sorry). 294 more words

Mary Queen Of Scots

Reign Greer and CastleRoy

I really like Lord CastleRoy so watch him turn out to be evil or something!!!

Pic courtesy of ReignedUsIn

The CW

Letter Written by Sir George Talbot, Earl of Shrewsbury to His Wife, Bess of Hardwick, 1568

In 1567, Mary Queen of Scots was forced to abdicate her throne to her infant son James. In 1568, after several attempts to regain the throne, Mary chose to flee Scotland and enter England, calling on Queen Elizabeth I for sanctuary and aid. 708 more words

Women's History


July 29 in history:

Two famous brides in British history on this date…

On July 29th, 1565, Mary, Queen of Scots married for the second time.  166 more words

Today In History

Get Your First Look At Reign Season 2

Are you in Reign withdrawal? Yeah, me too. It’s tough not getting my weekly dose of completely inaccurate historical drama. Fortunately, we won’t have to wait much longer. 120 more words