Mary Queen of Scots

The True Life of Mary Stuart
CD - unabridged
Audio (20 discs)
Product Number: DD42041
Released: Dec 07, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781630153694
Narrator/s: Lucy Rayner
Publisher: Tantor Media, Inc
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In the first full-scale biography of Mary Stuart in more than thirty years, John Guy creates an intimate and absorbing portrait of one of history's most famous women, depicting her world and her place in the sweep of history with stunning immediacy. Bringing together all surviving documents and uncovering a trove of new sources for the first time, Guy dispels the popular image of Mary Queen of Scots as a romantic leading lady-achieving her ends through feminine wiles-and establishes her as the intellectual and political equal of Elizabeth I. Through Guy's pioneering research and superbly readable prose, we come to see Mary as a skillful diplomat, maneuvering ingeniously among a dizzying array of factions that sought to control or dethrone her. Mary Queen of Scots is an enthralling, myth-shattering look at a complex woman and ruler and her time.

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Author(s): John Guy
Narrator(s): Lucy Rayner
Product Number Z100144457
Released: Dec 07, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Tantor Media, Inc
ISBN: #9781977310491

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