Télécharger le livre :  What Would HM The Queen Do?

'When life seems hard, the courageous do not lie down and accept defeat; instead they are all the more determined to struggle for a better future.' - HM Queen Elizabeth II, Britain's longest-serving monarch and celebrated role model for our times. Examining such...
Editeur : Ebury Digital
Parution : 2020-10-15

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Télécharger le livre :  John (Penguin Monarchs)

King John ruled England for seventeen and a half years, yet his entire reign is usually reduced to one image: of the villainous monarch outmanoeuvred by rebellious barons into agreeing to Magna Carta at Runnymede in 1215. Ever since, John has come to be seen as an...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2020-07-30

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Télécharger le livre :  The Silken Rose

They called her the She-Wolf From Provence. She'd shape the destiny of England ... Fans of Alison Weir, Anne O'Brien and Philippa Gregory, will devour this compelling new novel, starring one of English history's most fierce and courageous forgotten heroines!'Powerful,...
Editeur : Headline Accent
Parution : 2020-04-02
Collection : The She-Wolves Trilogy
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Télécharger le livre :  King and Emperor

SELECTED AS A BOOK OF THE YEAR 2019 IN THE TELEGRAPH AND BBC HISTORY'A remarkable book: the dramatic story of a truly extraordinary man ... brilliant' Helen Castor, author of She-Wolves A major new biography of one of the most extraordinary of all rulers, and the father...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2019-07-25

Format(s) : ePub
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Télécharger le livre :  Henry VIII

The Tudors retained only a precarious grip on the crown of England, founded on a title that was both tenuous and legally flimsy. This left them preoccupied by two major obsessions: the necessity for a crop of lusty male heirs to continue the bloodline, and the...
Editeur : Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Parution : 2019-04-04

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Télécharger le livre :  Mary Queen of Scots

Now a major film, this is a dramatic reinterpretation of the life of Mary Queen of Scots by one of the leading historians of this period.Winner of the Whitbread Biography AwardFor centuries, Mary, Queen of Scots has been a figure of scholarly debate. Where many have...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2019-01-31

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Télécharger le livre :  The Power of Love

The text of the celebrated 2018 royal wedding sermon, plus four other sermons touching on themes of love, commitment, and social justice, by Bishop Michael CurryTwo billion people watched Bishop Michael Curry deliver his sermon on the redemptive power of love at the...
Editeur : Hodder & Stoughton
Parution : 2018-11-01

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Télécharger le livre :  All The Queen's Corgis

'It is actually a serious book, but it had me laughing out loud several times on the Tube. All mothers should receive one for Christmas.' Marcus Berkmann, SpectatorEveryone who loves The Crown on Netflix will enjoy this celebration of Queen Elizabeth II and her beloved...
Editeur : Hodder & Stoughton
Parution : 2018-11-01

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Télécharger le livre :  Aethelred the Unready (Penguin Monarchs)

A major new title in the Penguin Monarchs series In his fascinating new book in the Penguin Monarchs series, Richard Abels examines the long and troubled reign of Aethelred II the 'Unraed', the 'Ill-Advised'. It is characteristic of Aethelred's reign that its greatest...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2018-10-25

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Télécharger le livre :  Queen of the World

WRITTEN ALONGSIDE THE MAJOR ITV DOCUMENTARY‘Dazzling, poignant and full of delicious surprises; the true story of how Elizabeth II took on the world – and won. The Crown is fictional. Here is the real thing.’ – Andrew Roberts'In Queen of the World Robert Hardman...
Editeur : Cornerstone Digital
Parution : 2018-09-06

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Télécharger le livre :  Henry I (Penguin Monarchs)

The youngest of William the Conqueror's sons, Henry I (1100-35) was never meant to be king, but he was destined to become one of the greatest of all medieval monarchs, both through his own ruthlessness and intelligence and through the dynastic legacy of his daughter...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2018-07-26

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Télécharger le livre :  Richard I (Penguin Monarchs)

Richard I's reign is both controversial and seemingly contradictory. One of England's most famous medieval monarchs and a potent symbol of national identity, he barely spent six months on English soil during a ten-year reign and spoke French as his first language....
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2018-02-22

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Télécharger le livre :  White King

The subject of a BBC TV series on Charles IThe prize-winning biography of Charles I * Winner of the HWA Crown for Best Work of Historical Non-Fiction 2018 ** Times Book of the Year ** Shortlisted for the Catholic Herald Biography Award 2019 *Less than forty years after...
Editeur : Vintage Digital
Parution : 2018-01-11

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Télécharger le livre :  Cnut (Penguin Monarchs)

Cnut, or Canute, is one of the great 'what ifs' of English history. The Dane who became King of England after a long period of Viking attacks and settlement, his reign could have permanently shifted eleventh-century England's rule to Scandinavia. Stretching his...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2017-12-07

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Télécharger le livre :  Richard III

'Fresh, gripping and vivid' Simon Sebag Montefiore 'Exhaustively researched and scrupulously even-handed' David Starkey 'A portrait that chills you to the bone' Leanda de Lisle, The TimesA dedicated brother and loyal stalwart to the Yorkist dynasty for most of his...
Editeur : Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Parution : 2017-09-21

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Télécharger le livre :  Charles

The FIRST MAJOR BIOGRAPHY to seek out the real Charles, from the New York Times bestselling author of Elizabeth the Queen. 'Brilliant, startling.The royal biography everyone's talking about' Daily Mail----------------------------- Drawing on extensive access to the...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2017-04-06

Format(s) : ePub
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Télécharger le livre :  Henry III (Penguin Monarchs)

Henry III was a medieval king whose long reign continues to have a profound impact on us today. He was on the throne for 56 years and during this time England was transformed from being the private play-thing of a French speaking dynasty into a medieval state in which...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2017-01-26

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Télécharger le livre :  Henry VI (Penguin Monarchs)

Henry VI, son of the all-conqueringHenry V, was one of the least able and least successful of English kings. His long reign, which started when he was only nine months old, ended in catastrophe, with the loss of England's territories in France and a bankrupt England's...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2016-12-29

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Télécharger le livre :  Edward I (Penguin Monarchs)

Edward I (1272-1307) is one of the most commanding of all English rulers. He fought in southwest France, in Wales, In Scotland and in northern France, he ruled with ruthlessness and confidence, undoing the chaotic failure of his father, Henry III's reign. He reshaped...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2016-11-24

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Télécharger le livre :  Mary I (Penguin Monarchs)

The elder daughter of Henry VIII, Mary I (1553-58) became England's ruler on the unexpected death of her brother Edward VI. Her short reign is one of the great potential turning points in the country's history. As a convinced Catholic and the wife of Philip II, king...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2016-10-27

Format(s) : ePub
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