Andrea Zuvich

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Andrea Zuvich (b. 1985) is an independent seventeenth-century historian and anthropologist specialising in the House of Stuart (1603-1714). Zuvich obtained degrees in History and Anthropology at the University of Central Florida and is the host of the popular 'The Seventeenth Century Lady' blog. An active user of Twitter since 2009 (as @17thCenturyLady) she created the well-received #StuartsSaturday hashtag.

Zuvich is also a historical consultant for TV, film, and radio (NTR Netherlands, BBC productions, BBC Radio 4). She most recently appeared in BBC Four's 'Charles I: Downfall of a King'. She has been a frequent contributor to various history magazines and has written for The Huffington Post UK, History Scotland, BBC History Extra, All Abo
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Andrea Zuvich I'm currently working on a nonfiction history work presently entitled "Sex and Sexuality in Stuart Britain" and it should be published by Pen and Swor…moreI'm currently working on a nonfiction history work presently entitled "Sex and Sexuality in Stuart Britain" and it should be published by Pen and Sword in 2019!(less)
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Book Review: ‘The World of Isaac Newton’ by Toni Mount

Isaac Newton is one of the most well-known personages of the Stuart and Georgian periods for his towering intellect and his role with the Royal Society. When we think of those amazingly multi-talented Stuart people, Newton is definitely one of them. Toni Mount is a historian whose work primarily focuses on the medieval period and her books, including… Read on

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Andrea Zuvich Scott wrote: "Merry Christmas"

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John Hi Andrea! Thanks for the friend request. Looking forward to reading your books!
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Andrea Zuvich My newest post, "The Windsor Nell Gwynn Knew", is now up on Hoydens & Firebrands! http://hoydensandfirebrands.blogspot....


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Andrea Zuvich Juliew. wrote: "Hi Andrea,thank you for accepting my friend request!So nice to meet you!"

Hello Juliew! My pleasure! I hope you have a lovely day :)


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Juliew. Hi Andrea,thank you for accepting my friend request!So nice to meet you!


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Andrea Zuvich Sonya Heaney wrote: "Thanks for the friend invitation. :)"
And thank you for accepting! Happy New Year! :)


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Sonya Heaney Thanks for the friend invitation. :)


Andrea Zuvich Tom wrote: "Hi Andrea,

Thanks for joining my circle of friends.

Merry Christmas,

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Hello, Tom! Thank you and I hope you have a Merry Christmas and a happy 2014! :)

Andrea


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Tom Blubaugh Hi Andrea,

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Hello Lilian! Good to meet you here! :)


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