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Book ¹ My Heart Is My Own The Life of Mary ueen of Scots 574 pages Download Ú Hannahredhead Î A long overdue and dramatic reinterpretation of the life of Mary ueen of Scots by one of the leading historians at work todayShe was crowned ueen of Scotland at nine months of age and uShingly he solves through careful re examination of the Casket Letters the secret behind Darnley's spectacular assassination at Kirk o'Field With great pathos Guy illuminates how the imprisoned Mary's despair led to a reckless plot against Elizabeth – and thus to her own executionThe portrait that emerges is not of a political pawn or a manipulative siren but of a shrewd and charismatic young ruler who relished power and for a time managed to hold together a fatally unstable countryMY HEART IS MY OWN is a compelling work of historical scholarship that offers radical new interpretations of an ancient story Interesting insight on what Mary was really like but the author is VERY

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Release herThe life of Mary Stuart is one of unparalleled drama and conflict From the labyrinthine plots laid by the Scottish lords to wrest power for themselves to the efforts made by Elizabeth's ministers to invalidate Mary's legitimate claim to the English throne John Guy returns to the archives to explode the myths and correct the inaccuracies that surround this most fascinating monarch He also explains a central mystery why Mary would have consented to marry – only three months after the death of her second husband Lord Darnley – the man who was said to be his killer the Earl of Bothwell And astoni I enjoyed this book but found it difficult not to be furious with Mary'

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My Heart Is My Own The Life of Mary ueen of ScotsA long overdue and dramatic reinterpretation of the life of Mary ueen of Scots by one of the leading historians at work todayShe was crowned ueen of Scotland at nine months of age and ueen of France at sixteen years; at eighteen she ascended the throne that was her birthright and began ruling one of the most fractious courts in Europe riven by religious conflict and personal lust for power She rode out at the head of an army in both victory and defeat; saw her second husband assassinated and married his murderer At twenty five she entered captivity at the hands of her rival ueen from which only death would Turning my attention to a historical figure about whom I have heard muc