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Carpe Librum

Reviews and bookish conversation with author Samantha Wilcoxson.

If I am lost, you will find me in medieval England.

You can also find me - and my books - on my blog.

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The End of an Era

November 17, 1558, marks the end of an era in Tudor history. With the deaths of Queen Mary I and Cardinal Reginald Pole on the same day, their efforts at counter-reformation in England came to a screeching halt and the Elizabethan age began.

 

Today, I am at EHFA with an article on my favorite maligned queen and her intriguing cousin.

 

 

 

Source: http://englishhistoryauthors.blogspot.com/2016/11/the-end-of-era-deaths-of-queen-mary-and.html?spref=fb