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Queen of Scots : the true life of Mary Stuart

Guy, John, 1952- (author.).

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781328638991
  • ISBN: 1328638995
  • Physical Description: print
    xiii, 581 p. : geneal. tables, ill., maps ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: Boston : Mariner Books, Houghton Mifflin Company, 2018.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 506-541) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Acknowledgments -- Genealogies -- Maps -- First year -- Rough wooings -- Arrival in France -- Adolescence -- Education -- Dynastic marriage -- Betrayed queen -- Return to Scotland -- Into the labyrinth -- Meeting between sisters -- Search for a husband -- My heart is my own -- Marriage of convenience -- Enter Bothwell -- Marriage in trouble -- Assassination one -- Reconciliation -- Plot and counterplot -- Assassination two -- Love match? -- Denouement in Scotland -- Mary's story -- Bothwell's story -- Lords' story -- Casket letters 1 -- Casket letters 2 -- Captive queen -- Ax or an act? -- Nemesis -- Final hours -- Epilogue -- Chronology -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index.
Summary, etc.: Dispels myths surrounding the Scottish monarch and explains the scandals and political machinations that ultimately undermined her throne.
Subject: Mary -- Queen of Scots -- 1542-1587
Queens -- Scotland -- Biography
Scotland -- History -- Mary Stuart, 1542-1587
Great Britain -- History -- Elizabeth, 1558-1603
Genre: Biographies.

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