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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 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 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...

By Burgess, Colin
Hardback. English.
Published London: John Blake, 2006
She was described as the most dangerous woman in Europe by Adolf Hitler; Noel Coward said people who spent any time with her were always reduced to 'gibbering...

By Loades, D. M
Hardback. English.
Published Stroud: Amberley, 2011
David Loades has spent most of his life investigating the remains, literary, archival and archaeological, of Henry VIII, and this biography book is the...

By Hollister, C. Warren (Charles Warren), 1930-
Hardback. English.
Published New Haven; London: Yale University Press, c2001
This work provides a biography of Henry I, who ruled from 1100 to 1135. It offers a reassessment of Henry's character and reign, challenging the dated...
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