Includes insights into the lives of the current royal family Britain's heritage told through the colourful lives of its kings and queens The monarchy is at the heart of British life.
If you're going to understand Britain and its history, you need to understand the story of its royal family.
This lively guide walks you through the history of the British monarchy from the earliest times to the present day and covers the colourful characters, extraordinary events, power struggles, and politics that have shaped one of the most famous institutions in the world.
Discover The origins of the British monarchyHow the monarchy worksThe relationship between the royal family and the general publicHow the role of the monarch has changed over timeWhat the monarch and the rest of the royal family do all day
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 408 pages
- Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
- Publication Date: 24/11/2006
- Category: British & Irish history
- ISBN: 9780470056813
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