Valerie Pearl, 3 May 1984
Show More The Age of Elizabeth: England Under the Later Tudors 1547-1603 by D.M. Palliser.
Longman, 450 pp., £13.95, April 1983, 0 582 48580 0Show More
After the Armada: Elizabethan England and the Struggle for Western Europe 1588-1595 by R.B. Wernham.
Oxford, 613 pp., £32.50, February 1984, 0 19 822753 1Show More
The Defeat of the Spanish Armada by Garrett Mattingly.
Cape, 384 pp., £12.50, November 1983, 0 224 02070 6Show More
The First Elizabeth by Carolly Erickson.
Macmillan, 446 pp., £9.95, October 1983, 0 333 36168 7Show More
The Renaissance and Reformation in Scotland: Essays in Honour of Gordon Donaldson edited by Ian Cowan and Duncan Shaw.
Scottish Academic Press, 261 pp., £14.50, March 1983, 0 7073 0261 7Show More
“... Dr Palliser’s The Age of Elizabeth is the latest volume in a series which seeks to relate English and British economic and social history from the Anglo-Saxons to the Welfare State. Its initial and terminal dates as given in the title appear to follow a publisher’s or general editor’s dictum under which successive volumes will start to cover the precise date on which a previous author closed his account ...”