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  1. R.C. Matthews R.C. Matthews says:

    I, Elizabeth PDF/EPUB ✓ Paperback elizabeth download, I, ElizabethI, Elizabeth PDFI, Elizabeth is Rosalind Miles first person narrative of Queen Elizabeth s life from early childhood to the peak of her glorious reign Honestly, I thought that I would enjoy this novel a great dealthan I actually did Historical fiction is a favorite genre of mine, and I certainly have no qualms with an author taking liberties when they accept the challenge of blending fiction with historical fact Unfortunately, I was mildly disappointed Being of an optimistic nature and generally a I, Elizabeth is Rosalind Mi


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    I, Elizabeth PDF/EPUB ✓ Paperback elizabeth download, I, ElizabethI, Elizabeth PDFThis review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here Oh, for cryin out loudBridget Jones hasbackbone than Elizabeth Tudor, at least as she s portrayed in this novel.If Elizabeth I was as portrayed in this book, she wasn t just a queen of England, she was a drama queen As portrayed by Miles, Elizabeth is a whiny, histrionic little brat with absolutely no strength whatsoever She never commands her people she sobbed, she wept, she screeched, she howled, she screamed, she told them tearfully, and wept afresh As far as I can Oh, for cryin out loudBridget Jones hasbackbone than Elizabeth Tudor, at least as she s portrayed in this novel.If Elizabeth I was as portrayed in this book, she wasn t just a queen of England, she was a drama queen


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    I, Elizabeth PDF/EPUB ✓ Paperback elizabeth download, I, ElizabethI, Elizabeth PDFAn amazing book Rosaline Miles writes in the first person, so we are reading this account of the life of probably the most powerful woman in history as she might well have written it Our preconceptions of Elizabeth I are skewed a little by misty myth, part


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    I, Elizabeth PDF/EPUB ✓ Paperback elizabeth download, I, ElizabethI, Elizabeth PDFAs a fan of the historical figure and popular interpretations of Elizabeth I, I tend to read anything I can get my hands on dealing with this fascinating part of world history I, Elizabeth interprets the story from Elizabeth s own perspective as if these are her final diaries while recounting her life.Amusingly, her later self frequently comments on her recollections, usually with regret and embarassment, especially when she s talking about the Earl of Essex, who turned out to be a great disa As a fan of the historical figure and popular interpretations of Elizabeth I, I tend to read anything I can get my hands on dealing with this fascinating part of world history I, Elizabeth interprets the story from Elizabeth s own perspective as if these are her final diaries while recounting her life.Amusingly, her later self frequently comments on her recollections, usually with regret and embarassment, especially when


  5. Stephanie Stephanie says:

    I, Elizabeth PDF/EPUB ✓ Paperback elizabeth download, I, ElizabethI, Elizabeth PDFI thought this book would never end How is it that the author turned the great Queen Elizabeth into a whiny, simpering, love sick fool


  6. Orsolya Orsolya says:

    I, Elizabeth PDF/EPUB ✓ Paperback elizabeth download, I, ElizabethI, Elizabeth PDFHistorical fictional buffs are quite used to the endless supply of Elizabeth Tudor books with beautifully decorated covers Sometimes, though, there are too many books and too little time to stick to reading one which isn t as satisfying As hard as I tried to truck through I, Elizabeth , by Rosalind Miles I simply could not continue after 200 some odd pages The novel wasn t overly scholarly and was accurate enough which I thoroughly welcome in historical fiction literature However, it st Historical fictional buffs are quite used to the endless supply of Elizabeth Tudor books with beautifully decorated covers Sometimes, though, there are too many books and too little time to stick to reading one which isn t as satisfying As hard as I tried to truck through I, Elizabeth , by Rosalind Miles I simply could not continue after 200 some odd pages The nov


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    I, Elizabeth PDF/EPUB ✓ Paperback elizabeth download, I, ElizabethI, Elizabeth PDFThis review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here An interesting account of the life of Elizabeth I s life, written from her own perspective I enjoyed it


  8. Robin Robin says:

    I, Elizabeth PDF/EPUB ✓ Paperback elizabeth download, I, ElizabethI, Elizabeth PDFI positively LOVE this book Despite its size, I have read it several times, never tiring of the story This is written as an autobiography and seeing things told from Elizabeth s viewpoint is amazing It covers her entire life, from when she was about 4 years old up until about 2 years before her death in 1603 Miles does a wonderful job of getting her voice just right It really shows the struggles she dealt with, publicly and privately It really shows the sacrifices she maybe made to kee I positively LOVE this book Despite its size, I have read it several times, never tiring of the story This is written as an autobiography and seeing things told from Elizabeth s viewpoint is amazing It covers her entire life, from when she was about 4 years old up until about 2 years before her death in 1603 Miles does a wonderful job of getting her voice just right It really shows the struggles she dealt with, publicly and privately It really shows the sacrifices she maybe mad


  9. Lindsey Lindsey says:

    I, Elizabeth PDF/EPUB ✓ Paperback elizabeth download, I, ElizabethI, Elizabeth PDFThis book helped me get through my steroid shot insomnia last night, and I finally finished the last 100 pages around 4 this morning It was excellent I m so in love with this time period, the Tudor line, and Elizabeth I She is without a doubt my favorite monarch ever, and the book portrayed her spirit beautifully She was a tease, a feminist, vulnerable, yet with a steel core, and so intelligent Rosalind Miles wrote Elizabeth as a real person, not as an untouchable, emotionless, one dimensio This book helped me get through my steroid shot insomnia last night, and I finally finished the last 100 pages around 4 this morning It was excellent I m so in love with this time period, the Tudor line, and Elizabeth I She is without a doubt my favorite monarch ever, and the book portrayed her spirit beautifully She was a tease, a feminist, vulnerable, yet with a steel core, and so intelligent Rosalind Miles wrote Elizab


  10. Kari Kari says:

    I, Elizabeth PDF/EPUB ✓ Paperback elizabeth download, I, ElizabethI, Elizabeth PDFI ve been wanting a novel that embraced all sides of this Woman and Queen, and I m glad I picked this one to read I ve read other books that show Elizabeth I as a vain jealous woman, and her character really didn t develop much past that This book however, doesn t fail to express all aspects of her person Yes, she was vain AND jealous But she was also intelligent, strong, pas


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I, Elizabeth I, Elizabeth PDF/EPUB ✓ Paperback elizabeth download, I, ElizabethI, Elizabeth PDFA spellbinding novel about Elizabeth I from the internationally bestselling author of the Guenevere and Tristan and Isolde trilogies Publicly declared a bastard at the age of three, daughter of a disgraced and executed mother, last in the line of succession to the throne of England, Elizabeth I inherited an England ravaged by bloody religious conflict, at war with Spain and France, and badly in debt When she died in , after a forty five year reign, her empire spanned two continents and was united under one church, victorious in war, and blessed with an overflowing treasury What s , her favorites William Shakespeare, Sir Francis Drake, and Sir Walter Raleigh had made the Elizabethan era a cultural Golden Age still remembered today But for Elizabeth the woman, tragedy went hand in hand with triumph Politics and scandal forced the passionate queen to reject her true love, Robert Dudley, and to execute his stepson, her much adored Lord Essex Now in this spellbinding novel, Rosalind Miles brings to life the woman behind the myth By turns imperious, brilliant, calculating, vain, and witty, this is the Elizabeth the world never knew From the days of her brutal father, Henry VIII, to her final dying moments, Elizabeth tells her story in her own words.

  • Paperback
  • 641
  • I, Elizabeth
  • Rosalind Miles
  • English
  • 19 September 2017
  • 0609809105

About the Author: Rosalind Miles

I, Elizabeth PDF/EPUB ✓ Paperback elizabeth download, I, ElizabethI, Elizabeth PDFRosalind Miles is an author born and raised in England and now living in both Los Angeles and Kent, England She has written both works of fiction and non fiction As a child, Miles suffered from polio, and had to undergo several months of treatment After being accepted to a junior women s college, Miles acquired a working knowledge of Latin and Greek, along with developing her life long love of Shakespeare At seventeen, she was promoted to St Hilda s College, Oxford where she studied English literature, Anglo Saxon, Middle English, Latin and French She obtained five degrees in all, ending with a PhD from the Shakespeare Institute at the University of BirminghamMiles later on became interested in jurisprudence, which resulted in her sitting as a lay magistrate in the English criminal and family courts, and eventually on the bench in a superior court in Coventry She is also a regular commentator on the BBC, on Canadian Radio, and in The Times.