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George I (Penguin Monarchs)
Language: en
Pages: 244
Authors: Tim Blanning
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-12-07 - Publisher: Penguin UK

George I was not the most charismatic of the Hanoverian monarchs to have reigned in England but he was probably the most important. He was certainly the luckies
George II (Penguin Monarchs)
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Norman Davies
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-05-27 - Publisher: Penguin UK

From the celebrated historian and author of Europe: A History, a new life of George II George II, King of Great Britain and Ireland and Elector of Hanover, came
George III (Penguin Monarchs)
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Jeremy Black
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-29 - Publisher: Penguin UK

King of Britain for sixty years and the last king of what would become the United States, George III inspired both hatred and loyalty and is now best known for
George IV (Penguin Monarchs)
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Stella Tillyard
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-04 - Publisher: Penguin UK

George IV spent most of his life waiting to become king: as a pleasure-loving and rebellious Prince of Wales during the sixty-year reign of his father, George I
George VI (Penguin Monarchs)
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Philip Ziegler
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-12-04 - Publisher: Penguin UK

Written by Philip Ziegler, one of Britain's most celebrated biographers, George VI is part of the Penguin Monarchs series: short, fresh, expert accounts of Engl
George V (Penguin Monarchs)
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: David Cannadine
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-12-04 - Publisher: Penguin UK

For a man with such conventional tastes and views, George V had a revolutionary impact. Almost despite himself he marked a decisive break with his flamboyant pr
William I (Penguin Monarchs)
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Marc Morris
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-25 - Publisher: Penguin UK

On Christmas Day 1066, William, duke of Normandy was crowned in Westminster, the first Norman king of England. It was a disaster: soldiers outside, thinking sho
Charles I (Penguin Monarchs)
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Mark Kishlansky
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-12-04 - Publisher: Penguin UK

The tragedy of Charles I dominates one of the most strange and painful periods in British history as the whole island tore itself apart over a deadly, entangled
Mary I (Penguin Monarchs)
Language: en
Pages: 112
Authors: John Edwards
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-27 - Publisher: Penguin UK

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
Edward I (Penguin Monarchs)
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Andy King
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-11-24 - Publisher: Penguin UK

The acclaimed Penguin Monarchs series: short, fresh, expert accounts of England's rulers - now in paperback Edward I (1272-1307) is one of the most commanding o