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By Saaler, Mary
Paperback. English.
Published London: Rubicon, c1997
Edward II was a man out of his time. He lived in a society which could tolerate his homosexuality, but not his preference for the company of workmen....

By Partridge, Robert B
Paperback. English.
Published London: Rubicon, c1998
Charles I was brought to trial by his own people, and was beheaded in Whitehall nearly 350 years ago. The events of his last days show him to be a man...

By Van der Kiste, John
Hardback. English.
Published Stroud: Sutton, 2006
Packed with humorous and moving anecdotes, 'Sons, Servants & Statesmen' explores her relationship with men and asks: how was Queen Victoria influenced...

By Horspool, David, 1971-
Hardback. English.
Published London: Profile, 2006
Alfred was the only monarch to be voted a 'great Briton' in a recent BBC poll. David Horspool shows how the Alfred of myth and history are inextricably...

By Doran, Susan
Hardback. English.
Published London: British Library, 2003
Queen Elizabeth I, daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn, reigned from 1558 to 1603 and is remembered not only as a powerful, often ruthless and successful...

By Barber, Richard W., author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Allen Lane, 2015
Through a series of astonishing dynastic coups, Henry II (1154-89) became the ruler of an enormous European empire. One of the most dynamic, restless...

By Hadlow, Janice, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: William Collins, 2014
George III came to the throne in 1760 with a mission: he wanted to be a new kind of king, one whose power was rooted in the affection and approval of...

By Hutchinson, Robert, 1948-
Hardback. English.
Published London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2011
'Young Henry' provides readers with a unique and compelling vision of the splendours and tragedies of the court of Henry VIII

By Starkey, David
Hardback. English.
Published London: HarperPress, 2006
David Starkey charts the rise of the British monarchy, from the Wars of the Roses through the English Civil War, the Georgians, right up to the monarchs...

By Paxman, Jeremy, 1950-
Hardback. English.
Published London: Viking, 2006
Jeremy Paxman discusses how the role of our head of state has changed over the years and what the implications have been. With characteristic intelligence...
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