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By Curry, Anne, author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Allen Lane, 2015
Anne Curry explores how Henry's hyperactive efforts to expunge his past failures, and his experience of crisis - which threatened to ruin everything he...

By Macdonald, Alexander (Military historian), author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Arcturus, 2018
Now the second-longest-reigning monarch after Elizabeth II, Queen Victoria ruled at the height of Britain's power on the world stage and was a symbol...

By Peddie, John
Hardback. English.
Published Stroud: Sutton, 1999
No other king in our history has been honoured with the epithet of Great, yet Alfred, who was King of Wessex between 871 and 901, and his achievements...

By Pollard, Justin, 1968-
Hardback. English.
Published London: John Murray, 2005
Drawing on historical, textual and archaeological research, this work reassesses the key moments in Alfred the Great's life. It offers an interpretation...

By Dockray, Keith
Paperback. English.
Published Stroud: Sutton, 1999
Edward IV, often overshadowed by his younger brother and successor Richard III, remains a controversial figure in his own right. This book draws on contemporary...

By Morris, Marc, 1973-
Hardback. English.
Published London: Hutchinson, 2008
This is the first major biography for a generation of a truly formidable king, a man born to rule England, who believed that it was his right to rule...

By Guy, J. A. (John Alexander), author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Allen Lane, 2014
Henry VIII's reign transformed the physical and spiritual landscape of England. Magnificent, tyrannical, a strong ruler, a 'pillager of the commonwealth...

By Rex, Peter
Hardback. English.
Published Stroud: Amberley, 2011
Of Franco-Scandinavian descent through his father, Duke Robert 'the Magnificent', William the Conqueror's life is set against his true background, the...

By Morris, Marc, 1973- author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Windmill Books, 2016
This is a biography of the treacherous and tyrannical King John, published to coincide with the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta. King John is familiar...

By Borman, Tracy
Paperback. English.
Published London: Vintage, 2010
Elizabeth I was born into a world of women. Beginning with her mother & the governesses & stepmothers who cared for the young princess, including her...
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