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Title:
Kings & queens of England & Scotland
Author:
Somerset Fry, Plantagenet, 1931-1996.
Edition:
First American edition.
Publication Information:
New York : DK Pub., 1999.
Physical Description:
96 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780789442451
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

A compact visual guide to the royal heritage of Great Britain and Scotland. From the first Saxon king to Charles, Prince of Wales, Kings & Queens of England & Scotland conveys the drama and history of Britain's royal lineage. Private lives, public perceptions, and pageants are all gloriously illustrated with portraits, family trees, and photographs of artifacts.


Table of Contents

The First English Kings
Early Saxon Kingsp. 8
Alfred the Greatp. 10
Saxons and Vikingsp. 12
The Age of Canutep. 13
The Normans
William Ip. 16
William IIp. 17
Henry Ip. 18
Stephenp. 19
The Plantagenets
Henry IIp. 22
Richard Ip. 24
Johnp. 25
Henry IIIp. 26
Edward Ip. 27
The Prince of Walesp. 28
Edward IIp. 29
Edward IIIp. 30
Richard IIp. 31
The House of Lancaster
Henry IVp. 34
Henry Vp. 35
Henry VIp. 36
The House of York
Edward IVp. 40
Edward Vp. 41
Richard IIIp. 42
The Tudors
Henry VIIp. 46
Henry VIIIp. 47
The Six Wives of Henry VIIIp. 49
Edward VIp. 50
Mary Ip. 51
Elizabeth Ip. 52
The Kings and Queens of Scotland
Conflict with Englandp. 56
Two Alexandersp. 57
Robert Brucep. 58
"Dark and Drublie Days"p. 60
Early Stewartsp. 62
Later Stewartsp. 63
The Stuarts
James Ip. 66
Charles Ip. 68
Charles IIp. 70
James IIp. 71
William and Maryp. 72
Annep. 73
The Hanoverians
George Ip. 76
George IIp. 77
George IIIp. 78
George IVp. 80
William IVp. 81
Victoriap. 82
Edward VIIp. 84
The House of Windsor
George Vp. 88
Edward VIIIp. 90
George VIp. 91
Elizabeth IIp. 92
The Future Kingp. 94
Indexp. 95
Acknowledgmentsp. 96

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