Historian David Starkey presents a four-part series that tells the story of Elizabeth I. This first episode concentrates on her early life leading up to her coronation.
In part two of his study, historian David Starkey looks at the political and religious machinations that came about due to Elizabeth I's reluctance to marry
Historian David Starkey continues his study of Queen Elizabeth I as he relates the events of July 1588, when beacons were lit across England to warn of the arrival of the Spanish Armada.
Elizabeth was hailed as Gloriana - almost a goddess in the eyes of her subjects. Unfortunately the goddess was getting old as David Starkey investigates in this final chapter.