Jul 17, 2017
Mary, Queen of Scots was forced out of her kingdom when he son was only a year old; the newly crowned James VI had to contend with coups, counter-coups, rebellion, kidnapping, assassination attempts, and more. The reign of his mother provides the context for the fractured country that he would rule, through regents and eventually directly, for decades to come.
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