TITLE

She-Wolves: The Women Who Ruled England Before Elizabeth

PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
History Today;Jul2011, Vol. 61 Issue 7, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview with author Helen Castor is presented. The interview largely revolves around the author's book "She-Wolves: The Women Who Ruled England Before Elizabeth." The author defends her choice to begin the book's narrative with the reign of the Tudor dynasty and, more specifically, Queen of England Mary I. She then goes on to discuss the rule of French and English Queen Consort Eleanor of Aquitaine. Difficulties in establishing a queenship in England are also explained.
ACCESSION #
63019019

 

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