Books by David Starkey

SIX WIVES by David Starkey
Released: July 10, 2003

"A boon to fans of English royal history, full of murder and mayhem, but also of solid analysis of a maddeningly complicated era."
A rich account of the six long-celebrated women who, for better or worse, shared the throne with the ax-happy Tudor king. Read full book review >
ELIZABETH by David Starkey
Released: Dec. 2, 2000

"Reveals a livelier Liz: lovely, clever, wise, and—like all the other Tudors—possessed of the 'besetting sin' of 'rapacity.' (16 pp. color photos and illustrations)"
In brisk, bracing prose, a freelance historian follows England's first Queen Elizabeth from birth to the early days of her reign. Read full book review >