WEST, ANTHONY; SPIER, PETER (ILLUSTRATIONS).
Title Elizabethan England.
Book Condition Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition.
Edition The Odyssey Library Edition.
Publisher The Odyssey Press, New York: 1965.
Seller ID 82114X1
Elizabeth's England was a small country with no more than four and a half million people, and it was easy for the Queen to keep up an almost personal relationship with her subjects. She was, in fact, forced to do so because, although she had the final voice in all decisions on matters of state, she had no standing army and no paid bureaucracy to enforce and carry out her commands, Includes an Index.
(Key Words: Elizabethan England, Lord Burghley, Elizabeth I, Sir John Hawkins, Anthony West, Mary Tudor, Peter Spier, Spain).