Dark History of the Kings and Queens of England (Dark by Brenda Ralph Lewis

By Brenda Ralph Lewis

regardless of its recognition because the longest tested in Europe, the historical past of the English monarchy is punctuated via scandal, murders, betrayals, plots, and treason. due to the fact William the Conqueror seized the crown in 1066, England has noticeable 3 civil wars; six monarchs were murdered or finished; the throne of britain has been usurped 4 instances, and received in conflict thrice; and private scandals and royal kin quarrels abound. a gloomy background: The Kings & Queens of britain offers a thrilling and dramatic account of English royal background from 1066 to the current day. This engrossing e-book explores the scandal and intrigue at the back of each one royal dynasty, from the ‘accidental’ homicide of William II in 1100, during the excesses of Richard III, Henry VIII and ‘Bloody’ Mary, to the conspiracies surrounding the loss of life of Diana, Princess of Wales, in 1997. conscientiously researched, beautifully exciting and illustrated all through with greater than two hundred color and black-and-white pictures and artistic endeavors, this available and immensely relaxing e-book highlights the genuine personalities and actual lives of the members honoured with the crown of England—and these unlucky sufficient to move their paths.

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