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The Resource Crown and country : the kings and queens of England, David Starkey

Crown and country : the kings and queens of England, David Starkey

Label
Crown and country : the kings and queens of England
Title
Crown and country
Title remainder
the kings and queens of England
Statement of responsibility
David Starkey
Title variation
  • Crown & country
  • Kings and queens of England
  • Kings & queens of England
Title variation remainder
the kings & queens of England
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The monarchy is one of Britain's most venerable and revered institutions--but also one of its most tumultuous. In this substantially revised, updated and expanded volume, David Starkey charts its roller-coaster history from earliest times to the present."--Page 4 of cover
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Starkey, David
Dewey number
941.0099
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DA28.1
LC item number
.S737 2010
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Monarchy
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
Label
Crown and country : the kings and queens of England, David Starkey
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The shadow of Rome -- Christian kingship : Redwald, Æthelfrith, Æthelburt, Penda, Offa, Egbert -- Wessex : Æthelwulf, Æthelbald, Æthelberht, Æthelred, Alfred the Great -- Triumph and disaster : Edward the Elder, Æthelstan, Edmund I, Eadred, Eadwig, Edgar I, St. Edward, Æthelred II, Swein Forkbeard, Edmund Ironside, Cnut, Harold Harefoot, Harthacnut -- Confessor and conquest : Edward the Confessor, Harold Godwinson -- Subjugation : William I -- Sons of conquest : William II -- The triumphant king : Henry I -- Civil war : Stephen and Matilda -- "Touch not mine annointed" : Henry II -- The curse of Anjou : Richard I, John, Henry III -- War monarchy : Edward I, Edward II, Edward III -- Death of a dynasty : Richard II, Henry IV, Henry V, Henry VI -- The man who would be king : Edward IV, Edward V, Richard III, Henry VII -- King and Emperor : Henry VIII -- Shadow of the king : Edward VI, Mary I, Elizabeth I -- Rebellion : Elizabeth I, James VI & I, Charles I -- New model kingdom : Cromwell -- Restoration : Charles II, James II -- Royal republic : James II, William II, Mary II -- Britannia rules : William III, Mary II and Anne -- Empire : George I, George II, George III -- The King is dead, long live the British monarchy! : George IV, William IV, Victoria -- The modern monarchy : Victoria, Edward VII, George V, Edward VIII, George VI -- New kingdom : Elizabeth II
Edition
HarperPress paperback edition.
Extent
xl, 520 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
LSC
Isbn
9780007307722
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly colour)
System control number
  • 1833245
  • 852745
Label
Crown and country : the kings and queens of England, David Starkey
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The shadow of Rome -- Christian kingship : Redwald, Æthelfrith, Æthelburt, Penda, Offa, Egbert -- Wessex : Æthelwulf, Æthelbald, Æthelberht, Æthelred, Alfred the Great -- Triumph and disaster : Edward the Elder, Æthelstan, Edmund I, Eadred, Eadwig, Edgar I, St. Edward, Æthelred II, Swein Forkbeard, Edmund Ironside, Cnut, Harold Harefoot, Harthacnut -- Confessor and conquest : Edward the Confessor, Harold Godwinson -- Subjugation : William I -- Sons of conquest : William II -- The triumphant king : Henry I -- Civil war : Stephen and Matilda -- "Touch not mine annointed" : Henry II -- The curse of Anjou : Richard I, John, Henry III -- War monarchy : Edward I, Edward II, Edward III -- Death of a dynasty : Richard II, Henry IV, Henry V, Henry VI -- The man who would be king : Edward IV, Edward V, Richard III, Henry VII -- King and Emperor : Henry VIII -- Shadow of the king : Edward VI, Mary I, Elizabeth I -- Rebellion : Elizabeth I, James VI & I, Charles I -- New model kingdom : Cromwell -- Restoration : Charles II, James II -- Royal republic : James II, William II, Mary II -- Britannia rules : William III, Mary II and Anne -- Empire : George I, George II, George III -- The King is dead, long live the British monarchy! : George IV, William IV, Victoria -- The modern monarchy : Victoria, Edward VII, George V, Edward VIII, George VI -- New kingdom : Elizabeth II
Edition
HarperPress paperback edition.
Extent
xl, 520 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
LSC
Isbn
9780007307722
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly colour)
System control number
  • 1833245
  • 852745

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