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The Time Traveler's Guide to Elizabethan England

The Time Traveler's Guide to Elizabethan England - Ian Mortimer I received the book for free through Goodreads First Reads.

It took me longer to finish then I would like, non-fiction is always a slower read for me then fiction.

Wonderful resource for all things Elizabethan. Thorough descriptions of: the landscape, the people, religion, character, basic essentials, what to wear, traveling, where to stay, what to eat and drink, hygiene, illness, and medicine, law and disorder, and entertainment. My only suggestion for improvement would be to include pictures or illustrations for some of the items, such as clothing, firearms, and carriages.

Overall an excellent reference for anyone needing detailed information on day-to-day life in Elizabethan England.