Classes, Cultures, and Politics

Author: Clare V. J. Griffiths

Publisher: Oxford University Press


Category: History

Page: 320

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Classes, Cultures, and Politics is a major work of scholarship and a key source for all those interested in twentieth-century Britain. It provides insights into Ross McKibbin's life and thought, and seeks to explore the implications of his arguments.
Biography & Autobiography

Queen Elizabeth II and the Royal Family

Author: DK Publishing

Publisher: Penguin


Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 320

View: 820

Queen Elizabeth II and the Royal Family is a magnificent tribute to the life and reign of Queen Elizabeth II and a celebration of the British royal family, from the first English kings through the birth of the queen's second grandchild to Prince William and Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge. Highly illustrated with photographs and timelines throughout, Queen Elizabeth II and the Royal Family tells the story of the House of Windsor and includes events such as the royal wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton and profiles on key people such as Princess Diana and Prince Harry. Graphics illuminate details of the queen's personal and private life, vivid photographs highlight important events, special features showcase the royal residences, and timelines untangle the complete history of the kings and queens of England and Scotland, tracing the line of succession to the throne. This gorgeous book is the most complete visual history of Britain's most enduring icon, Queen Elizabeth II, and the royal family.