S01 E64 - Henrietta Maria: The Phoenix Queen with Leanda de Lisle

Aspects of History by Oliver Webb-Carter
My latest guest is Leanda de Lisle, author of Henrietta Maria: Conspirator, Warrior, Phoenix Queen. She was the wife of Charles I, the English king executed in 1649 after a bloody civil war. Poor old HM got the blame for many of Charles' blunders, even though she married him when she was 15, and he 24.She grew up in an abusive household -  ...  See more
Dec 03 2022
english history17th centurycharles iihenri ivmeghan