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Chris Skidmore was born in Bristol in 1981. He was educated at Bristol Grammar School and Christ Church, Oxford, where he was a St Cyre's and Dixon Scholar and President of the Oxford University Historical Society. He graduated in 2002 with a double first and was awarded the Gibbs Prize. He was an adviser and researcher to Bristol's bid for European Capital City of Culture 2008 and, more recently, was research assistant to Robert Lacey for his Great Tales of English History series. He currently works as a special adviser to Michael Gove MP.

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Death and the Virgin : Elizabeth, Dudley and the Mysterious Fate of Amy Robsart by Chris Skidmore
Death and the Virgin : Elizabeth, Dudley and the Mysterious Fate of Amy Robsart
Chris Skidmore
The dramatic story of Elizabeth's first ten years on the throne and the unexplained death that scandalised her court. Part detective story, part historical scholarship as the death of Amy Robsart is investigated. She was the wife of Elizabeth I’s...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/01/2011

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