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Mary Queen of Scots

Author: Carol Schaefer
Publisher: New York, NY : Crossroad Pub., 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Before returning to Scotland, Scottish reformers and her country's rebellious nobles had openly plotted to depose Mary. But with the political revolution heating up, and the hatred of the Protestants for Catholicism, they agreed to her return. As a ruler Mary issued several proclamations of religious tolerance - the first edicts of toleration in Scotland or Britain." "Despite harsh attacks by Protestant reformer
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Genre/Form: History
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Schaefer, Carol.
Mary Queen of Scots.
New York, NY : Crossroad Pub., 2002
(OCoLC)606845133
Named Person: Mary, Queen of Scots; Mary, Queen of Scots
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carol Schaefer
ISBN: 0824519477 9780824519476
OCLC Number: 48920654
Description: 208 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: In My End Is My Beginning --
Of Stuart Kings and Queens --
The Scots' Betrayal --
Her Simple Glance --
The French Court --
Queen of France --
Queen Dowager --
Adieu France! --
Her Scottish Court --
A Husband --
The Hale Birlin' World --
Escape --
Captive Queen --
A Poet's Tear.
Responsibility: Carol Schaefer.

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Only now has a true portrait of this poet, scholar, mother, stateswoman, and leader in religious tolerance re-emerged. Schaeffer's intimate biography takes readers inside the mind of the young  Read more...

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