These fascinating women had to struggle for life and power in medieval France and England.
Mary, Queen of Scots, who briefly became the queen consort of France, Catherine de’Medici, the mother of the French king Francis II, Diane de Poitiers, the famous mistress of his father and Elizabeth I – Mary’s cousin, who became the reason for her death.
After her son Francis married Mary, Queen of Scots, Catherine’s problems did not end. She could not stand her daughter-in-law.
Unfortunately, the lives of women, even in high power, in the medieval Europe were not easy. Every day brought new struggles – for love, for men, for power, for life!
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