skip to content
Kings & queens : the concise guide Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Kings & queens : the concise guide

Author: Richard Cavendish; Pip Leahy
Publisher: Cincinnati, O.H. ; Newton Abbot : David & Charles, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"This is a handy-format, fully comprehensive guide to Britain's monarchs and their chequered histories, from pre-Roman times to the present day. This title explores the lives and personalities of each monarch, their involvement in and effect on events in their reign. It provides additional information on the spirit, traditions and innovations of the nation at the time, including politics, arts, architecture and  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
History
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Cavendish; Pip Leahy
ISBN: 9780715323762 0715323768
OCLC Number: 154683615
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 480 pages : illustrations (some color), portrait ; 16 cm
Contents: Introduction; 1 Early Kingdoms & Territories; 2 Pre-Conquest England; 3 Scotland 1034-1329; 4 The Normans; 5 Angevins & Plantagenets; 6 Lancaster & York; 7 Scotland 1329-1625; 8 The Tudors; 9 The Stuarts; 10 The Hanoverians; 11 The Windsors; The Family Trees; Picture Credits; Acknowledgments; Index.
Other Titles: Kings and queens
Responsibility: Richard Cavendish & Pip Leahy.

Abstract:

A guide to Britain's monarchs and their chequered histories, from pre-Roman times onwards. It explores lives and personalities of each monarch, their involvement in and effect on events in their  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/154683615> # Kings & queens : the concise guide
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "154683615" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/57574322#Place/newton_abbot> ; # Newton Abbot
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ohu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/57574322#Place/cincinnati_o_h> ; # Cincinnati, O.H.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/57574322#Place/great_britain> ; # Great Britain
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1085637> ; # Queens
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1025055> ; # Monarchy
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/57574322#Topic/queens_great_britain> ; # Queens--Great Britain
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/57574322#Topic/monarchy_great_britain_history> ; # Monarchy--Great Britain--History
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> ; # Great Britain.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/987694> ; # Kings and rulers
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/941.0099/e22/> ;
    schema:alternateName "Kings and queens" ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/39146132> ; # Pip Leahy
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/100298182> ; # Richard Cavendish
    schema:datePublished "2007" ;
    schema:description ""This is a handy-format, fully comprehensive guide to Britain's monarchs and their chequered histories, from pre-Roman times to the present day. This title explores the lives and personalities of each monarch, their involvement in and effect on events in their reign. It provides additional information on the spirit, traditions and innovations of the nation at the time, including politics, arts, architecture and fashions. It is a magnificent visual feast in an appealing format, which guarantees to bring history alive for readers of all ages, through exciting narrative, renowned paintings and rare archive photographs"--Publisher website (February 2008)."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/57574322> ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Kings & queens : the concise guide"@en ;
    schema:productID "154683615" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/154683615#PublicationEvent/cincinnati_o_h_newton_abbot_david_&_charles_2007> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/57574322#Agent/david_&_charles> ; # David & Charles
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780715323762> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA757752> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/154683615> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/57574322#Agent/david_&_charles> # David & Charles
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "David & Charles" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/57574322#Place/cincinnati_o_h> # Cincinnati, O.H.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Cincinnati, O.H." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/57574322#Place/great_britain> # Great Britain
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Great Britain" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1025055> # Monarchy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Monarchy"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1085637> # Queens
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Queens"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> # Great Britain.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Great Britain." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/987694> # Kings and rulers
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Kings and rulers"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/100298182> # Richard Cavendish
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Cavendish" ;
    schema:givenName "Richard" ;
    schema:name "Richard Cavendish" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/39146132> # Pip Leahy
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Leahy" ;
    schema:givenName "Pip" ;
    schema:name "Pip Leahy" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780715323762>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0715323768" ;
    schema:isbn "9780715323762" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.