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The queens of England

from the Norman conquest to the reign of Victoria.

by Mary Botham Howitt

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Published by B. S. Wasson & co. in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Queens -- Great Britain -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy Mary Howitt, rev. by Geneva Armstrong ...
      GenreBiography.
      ContributionsArmstrong, Geneva, ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA28.2 .H83
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 549 p.
      Number of Pages549
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6911394M
      LC Control Number01030765
      OCLC/WorldCa1879154

      *The value of 1 reward night is the average price of the 10 nights you collect. Excludes taxes and fees. A $ redemption fee is charged for each reward night redeemed unless you redeem on our app. Exclusions on: Flat C, London, England. The Kings and Queens of England have had a huge impact on the direction of the country throughout its long history. From William the Conqueror to Henry VIII’s establishment of the Church of England and our own Queen Elizabeth II’s unequalled years of service, we take a look at the men and women who have worn the English crown.


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57 rows  8 Sep – 6 Apr Fotheringhay Castle, Fotheringhay, England. Third son of Henry. Queens of England Series Queens of England is a serialized fictitious account of European monarchies. Like other works denoting fictional European royalty, the Queens of England series was published under the pen name Jean Plaidy.

There is a total of eleven books, and many editions, in this series and which were published between and (shelved 1 time as queens-of-england) avg rating — 28, ratings — published Want to Read saving.

"The Kings and Queens of England" by Ian Crofton is a fun book. I bought it as a bedside read and because the book is divided into easy-to-chew sections for that purpose.

Another reason was that it includes a section on the Anglo-Saxon and Norse kings that precededwhich for me, the order and significance of which have always been murky.4/5.

This list of kings and queens of the Kingdom of England begins with Alfred the Great, who initially ruled Wessex, one of the seven Anglo-Saxon kingdoms which later made up modern England. Alfred styled himself King of the Anglo-Saxons from aboutand while he was not the first king to claim to rule all of the English, his rule represents the start of the first unbroken line of kings to.

Book Available formats: Ebook (1) The ninth novel in the beloved Queens of England series, The Merry Monarch’s Wife brings Catherine of Braganza to life and plunges readers into the tumultuous world of Restoration England.

A Queens of England Novel Series: Bundles & Boxed Sets. Antonia Fraser's book "The Lives of the Kings and Queens of England" provides an excellent history of the British monarchy. Highlights of the book include its balance of brevity with a comprehensive scope, it photographs, and especially its genealogical by: 8.

Book talk:Kings & Queens of England. Jump to navigation Jump to search. WikiProject Wikipedia-Books (Rated Book-class) This is a Wikipedia Book, a collection of articles which can be downloaded electronically or ordered in print.

Wikipedia Books are maintained by Book:Kings & Queens of England. The Kings and Queens of England. history book series In Weidenfeld and Nicholson publishers issued the first volume of ‘The Kings and Queens of England’ series which would grow to be a massive 31 book set. These books were aimed to please both the general reader and those who already were informed about the reign of the monarch.

The Queens of England series began in with Myself My Love, also published as Loyal in Love. It would last 11 books, until The Rose Without a Thorn, which was published in Below is a list of the Queens of England books by Jean Plaidy in publication and chronological order: Publication Order of Queens of England Books.

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That said, this book by Nicholas Best is a nice brief overview of the Kings and Queens of England from William I () to Elizabeth II (present). It includes a nice photograph of each king and queen as well as brief description of their reign/5(5).

The kings and queens of England help us to understand its interesting history. In the seventh century, England was made up of different Anglo-Saxon kingdoms, all fighting for power. Betweenthe Vikings from Denmark invaded all of the kingdoms, apart from the kingdom of Wessex.

Kings and Queens of England is an entertaining account of the larger-than-life characters that have ruled England through the ages. Divided into easy-reference chapters based on the ruling dynasties of England, it follows the fascinating history of monarchs from the first Saxon kings to the Windsors of the present day/5(6).

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Chronicles the lives and limns the characters of all of England's queens, whether reigning monarchs or wives of kings, from Boadicea through Elizabeth II From inside the book What people are saying - 4/5(2). Share - The Kings and Queens of England (, Paperback) The Kings and Queens of England (, Paperback) Be the first to write a review.

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Get this from a library. Queens of England. [Norah Lofts] -- Discusses the personal and public lives of women who have been English queens, from Boadicea in the first century to the present Queen Elizabeth II.

Sovereigns of Britain; Kings of Wessex (West Saxons) name dynasty or house reign; 1 Athelstan was king of Wessex and the first king of all England.: 2 James VI of Scotland became also James I of England in Upon accession to the English throne, he styled himself "King of Great Britain" and was so proclaimed.

I love the way the book chronicles the history of the kings and queens of England. If you have an interest in the English Monarcy and/or some of the major turning points of England's history, this is the audiobook for you.

2 people found this helpful. Kings and Queens of England From Before the Norman Conquest to the Act of Union with Great Britain. Pre • Alfred the Great – Fought against the Danes; military reforms – Legend of the cakes – Doom Book • Æthelred the Unready and ) – Name mistranslated from “noble -counsel” or last Queen of.

Queens of England ANGLO-SAXON PERIOD ( – ) Ælfgifu of Shaftesbury, 1st consort to Edmund I (the Magnificent) Æthelflæd of Damerham, 2nd consort to Edmund I (the Magnificent) Ælfgifu, consort to Eadwig Æthelflæd 1st consort to Edgar the Peaceable (Wulfthryth mistress or consort to Edgar the Peaceable) Ælfthryth 2nd (or 3rd) consort to Edgar the Peaceable.

"The reigns of the Kings and Queens in this book cover more than six hundred years, from the accession of the Saxon King Alfred to the death of Richard III at the Battle of Bosworth." Description: 51 pages: color illustrations, map, genealogical table ; 18 cm.

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Book has wear on the spine edges and corners, inscription by the previous owner on the title page, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. The lives of the Kings and Queens of England since the Norman Conquest are summarized and lavishly illustrated in this lively assessment by Alan Palmer.

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