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Published: 20 June 2009

416 Pages | b&w photos & paintings

5 1/8 x 7 3/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199559220

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The Kings and Queens of Britain

Second Edition

John Cannon and Anne Hargreaves

Oxford Quick Reference

  • Almost 600 entries cover the rulers of England, Ireland, Scotland, and Wales from pre-conquest times to the present day House of Windsor
  • Comprehensive biographies of the kings and queens of Britain - including their policies, personalities, key dates, and legacies - as well as entries on those closely linked to the throne
  • Feature articles on key royal topics, including Coronations and Regalia, and on royal residences including Buckingham Palace and Windsor Castle
  • Clearly organised content: by region up to 1066 and then by royal line
  • Many illustrations, maps, and genealogies complement the engagingly written text
  • Appendix of recommended web links, accessed and kept up to date via a companion website

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