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William Cecil (1520–98)
Elizabeth Tudor came to the throne at the death of her half-sister, Mary I, on 17 November 1558....
Mary I was buried on 14 December 1558 after a deliberately long delay, which allowed Elizabeth to...
When Elizabeth came to power, she inherited one of the most debased coinages in history. Since the...
Upon her accession in 1558, Elizabeth inherited a nation that had suffered religious flux between...