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By Plowden, Alison
Paperback. English.
Published Stroud: Sutton, 2004
Respected by her subjects and idolised by future generations, her fierce devotion to her country and its people made Elizabeth I England's fairest queen...

By Cannon, John, 1926-
Paperback. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2001
This dictionary gives a history of the kings and queens of Britain, ranging from mythical and early pre-conquest rulers to the present House of Windsor...

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 Lipscomb, Suzannah
Hardback. English.
Published Oxford: Lion, 2009
'1536' focuses on a pivotal year in the life of Henry VIII, revealing a fuller portrait of this complex monarch and detailing the finer shades of humanity...

By Mortimer, Ian
Hardback. English.
Published London: Jonathan Cape, 2006
Studying his character and life, Ian Mortimer shows how King Edward III personally provided the impetus for much of the drama of his 50-year reign

Paperback. English.
Published London: Seven Dials, 1999
Rev. and updated ed
Richly illustrated and vividly narrated, this is a celebration of over 1000 years of British history told through the lives and deeds of England's kings...

By Cussans, Thomas
Hardback. English.
Published London: Times, 2002
From the earliest times, individual monarchs and the institution of monarchy itself have crucially shaped the history of the British Isles. This book...

By Cannadine, David, 1950- author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Allen Lane, 2014
For a man with such conventional tastes and views, George V had a revolutionary impact. Almost despite himself he marked a decisive break with his flamboyant...

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...
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