Elizabeth I - Mother of England


                   Portrait of Queen Elizabeth I

       Queen Elizabeth I of England ruled her country successfully for  nearly forty-five years. She was a fascinating person who exercised authority and strength in a time where power was exclusively male.

    To learn more about her life as the Mother of England and how she inspired the culture in her nation, please read the essays below.

    Historical Essay: Queen Elizabeth I, Mother of England

    Literary Essay: Queen Elizabeth I, An inspiration to Culture

    Family Tree of Henry VIII

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