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The time traveler"s guide to Elizabethan England

Ian Mortimer

The time traveler"s guide to Elizabethan England

by Ian Mortimer

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social conditions,
  • Social life and customs,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIan Mortimer
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA355 .M687 2013
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 393 pages
    Number of Pages393
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27149154M
    ISBN 100670026077
    ISBN 109780670026074
    LC Control Number2013001566
    OCLC/WorldCa818953766

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Organized as a travel guide for the time-hopping tourist, The Time-Traveler's Guide to Elizabethan England is an entertaining popular history with a twist. Historian Ian Mortimer reveals in delightful (and occasionally disturbing) detail how the streets and homes of 16th century looked, sounded, and smelled for both peasants and for royals; what people wore and ate; how they were punished for /5().

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F resh from his acclaimed tour through 14th-century England, Ian Mortimer travels forward years in his time machine. Setting us down in the reign of Elizabeth I, Author: Thomas Penn.

Having made a splash with The Time Traveler’s Guide to Medieval England (), popular British historian Mortimer delivers an equally authoritative, amusing bottoms-up account of life during Queen Elizabeth’s reign. The average Elizabethan paid little attention to politics but a great deal to domestic technology.

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The premise: a different take on presenting an overview of a period of time, using the format of a travel guide – something of a Fodor's England that might be found in the TARDIS.4/5.

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The Time Traveler’s Guide to Elizabethan England by Ian Mortimer will tell you everything you need to and want to know. Chock full of historical information, interesting tidbits and fascinating, little-known facts, this book will make you wish you could actually travel back to the Elizabethan era.

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Organized as a travel guide for the time-hopping tourist, Mortimer relates in delightful (and occasionally disturbing) detail everything from the sounds and smells of sixteenth-century England to the complex and contradictory Elizabethan attitudes toward violence, class, sex, and religion.

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THE TIME TRAVELER'S GUIDE TO ELIZABETHAN ENGLAND User Review - Kirkus. Having made a splash with The Time Traveler's Guide to Medieval England (), popular British historian Mortimer delivers an equally authoritative, amusing bottoms-up account of life during Queen.

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The Time Traveler's Guide to Elizabethan England - Ebook written by Ian Mortimer. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Time Traveler's Guide to Elizabethan England/5(20).The author of The Time Traveler’s Guide to Medieval England takes you through the world of Shakespeare and Queen Elizabeth I.

From the author of The Time Traveler’s Guide to Medieval England, this popular history explores daily life in Queen Elizabeth’s England, taking us inside the homes and minds of ordinary citizens as well as luminaries of the period, including Shakespeare /5(9).Organized as a travel guide for the time-hopping tourist, The Time-Traveler's Guide to Elizabethan England is an entertaining popular history with a twist.

Historian Ian Mortimer reveals in delightful (and occasionally disturbing) detail how the streets and homes of 16th century looked, sounded, and smelled for both peasants and for royals.