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Mary Queen of the Scots: the Forgotten Reign

Laurel A. Rockefeller Books

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  • Grades: All
  • Subjects: Music & Theater, Social Studies
  • Product Type: Book
  • Format: Digital product, Downloadable

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Period music and poetry fill this beautiful creative non-fiction biography of Scotland's most famous and popular queen. Focusing on her reign and not her death in 1587, you will meet Queen Mary as you have never seen her before.

Queen Mary Stuart was one of the most beloved and controversial women in Scottish history. The granddaughter of King James IV and his wife Margaret Tudor, Queen Mary's status as heiress-apparent to Queen Elizabeth's throne in England paired with the violence of the Scottish Reformation set the stage for one of the most dramatic and poorly understood lives of the 16th century.Mary Queen of the Scots tells Mary's true story, focusing primarily on her reign as queen of Scotland, celebrating her life more than her death and showing us all why she was truly a woman ahead of her time.Features four period songs and three prayers in Latin plus step by step instruction on how to dance "Washer Woman's Bransle."

Curriculum units:  renaissance music, 16th Century history, Scottish Reformation, Roman Catholicism, Stuart dynasty, Scotland, Scottish culture, Scottish history, women's history, period dancing.

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About the Seller

Laurel A. Rockefeller Books

Born, raised, and educated in Lincoln, Nebraska USA Laurel A. Rockefeller is author of over twenty books published and self-published since August, 2012 and in languages ranging from Welsh to Spanish to Chinese and everything in between. A dedicated scholar and biographical historian, Ms. Rockefeller is passionate about education and improving history literacy worldwide. 

With her easy to understand fireside storytelling style, Laurel A. Rockefeller is the historian for people who do not like history. 

In her spare time, Laurel enjoys spending time with her cockatiels, attending living history activities, travelling to historic places in both the United States and United Kingdom, and watching classic motion pictures and television series.



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