This is a one-stop guide to the monarchs of the British Isles. It comes in a handy format with colour photos throughout.
Containing biographies and historical background to rulers from pre-Saxon times through all the subsequent dynasties to Elizabeth II, ithis is the perfect book for revision, fact-checking, or indeed as a general family reference book.
Included in the book are: details of each monarch’s birth, parents, accession, coronation, authority, personal status, death date, and burial place; an overview of each monarch’s reign, including major events, personal milestones, wars, celebrationa and conspiracies; a survey of each dynasty and its impact on British history.
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“A neat overview of the lives and times of 250 British and Irish monarchs” – Family History Monthly.
“A handy guide” – Ancestors.
“The perfect book for revision, fact-checking, or indeed as a general family reference” – Reading Evening Post.
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Book Description Collins, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0007218028