A History of Britain – The Body of the Queen
A History of Britain is a BBC documentary series written and presented by Simon Schama and features a study of the history of the British Isles, examining a particular period and tell of its events in his own style. The show spans a timeline from 3100 B.C. to the sixties of the 20th century.
Featuring the years 1558-1603, the seventh part of this show tells the tale of the infamous rivalry between two powerful women: Queen Elizabeth I of England and Mary, Queen of Scots. This famous dispute will see Mary beheaded and a new union born. The union between England and Scotland would give way for the new nation of Britain.
Other A History of Britain Episodes: Beginnings, Conquest, Dynasty, Nations, King Death, Burning Convictions, The British Wars, Revolutions, Britannia Incorporated, The Wrong Empire, Forces of Nature, Victoria and her Sisters, The Empire of Good Intentions, The Two Winstons
Watch the Full Free Documentary Online (Playlist)