One Woman, Power & Politics in Scotland: Marie de Guise

For over half the sixteenth century Scotland was ruled by children. In an age when the monarch’s will was the axis upon which political life turned and his or her authority was the source of all justice, periods without an adult ruler, known as royal minorities, were dangerous times indeed. Of course, six-day olds or four year olds did not actually control the country, but the question of who…

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USA Today Bestselling Author/Historian/Podcaster. Agent: Past Producers Casting. Follow me for culture news, history & an occasional tall tale. Atlanta GA