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By Philip Wilkinson

Includes insights into the lives of the present royal family
Britain's background informed throughout the vibrant lives of its kings and queens
The monarchy is on the center of British lifestyles. If you're going to appreciate Britain and its heritage, you want to comprehend the tale of its royal kinfolk. This full of life advisor walks you thru the background of the British monarchy from the earliest occasions to the current day and covers the vibrant characters, impressive occasions, strength struggles, and politics that experience formed probably the most recognized associations within the world.
Discover* The origins of the British monarchy* How the monarchy works* the connection among the royal family members and most of the people* How the function of the monarch has replaced over the years* What the monarch and the remainder of the royal family members do all day

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279 What’s in a reputation: George V........................................................................ 279 main issue within the Lords .............................................................................. 280 battle and the monarchy ...................................................................... 281 Turbulent instances .................................................................................. 282 All within the family................................................................................... 283 overall healthiness concerns .................................................................................... 284 the broader global ................................................................................. 284 Love or Monarchy: Edward VIII.................................................................. 286 a protracted apprenticeship........................................................................ 286 difficulty and strife............................................................................... 287 The abdication trouble ......................................................................... 288 Aftermath of abdication .................................................................... 289 Reluctant King: George VI ........................................................................... 290 a private problem............................................................................ 291 A prince at conflict ................................................................................... 291 Table of Contents discovering a task ...................................................................................... 292 Queen Elizabeth.................................................................................. 292 Adjusting to kingship ......................................................................... 294 Wartime................................................................................................ 295 supporting Britain recover...................................................................... 296 bankruptcy 17: completely glossy Monarch: Elizabeth II . . . . . . . . . . . 297 schooling of a Princess ............................................................................... 298 Prince Philip.................................................................................................. 299 Philip’s background............................................................................ 299 The royal couple................................................................................. three hundred the hot Elizabethan Age............................................................................ 301 The coronation ................................................................................... 301 the start of the reign ................................................................ 302 Public Monarch ............................................................................................ 305 The Royal relatives programme...........................................................

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