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Anne Boleyn & Elizabeth I

AuthorTracy Borman

NarratorThe Author

Duration8h 50m

CategoriesAdult Non-Fiction, History

PublisherHodder & Stoughton

VersionUnabridged

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Anne Boleyn is a subject of enduring fascination. For the most part, she is considered in the context of her relationship with Tudor England's much-married monarch. Dramatic though this story is, of even greater interest - and significance - is the relationship between Anne and her daughter, the future Elizabeth I. Elizabeth was less than three years old when her mother was executed. Given that she could have held precious few memories of Anne, it is often assumed that her mother exerted little influence over her. Nothing could be further from the truth. Elizabeth knew that she had to be discreet about Anne, but there is compelling evidence that her mother had a profound impact on her character, beliefs and reign. Piecing together evidence from original documents and artefacts, this audiobook tells the fascinating, often surprising story of Anne Boleyn's relationship with, and influence over her daughter Elizabeth.

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