Crown and Country
Crown and Country4,04 23 5 Forfatter: David Starkey Oplæser: Tim Pigott-Smith, Jim Norton, David Starkey
The monarchy is one of Britain’s longest surviving institutions – as well as one of its most tumultuous and revered. In this masterful book, David Starkey looks at the monarchy as a whole, charting its history from Roman times, to the Wars of the Roses, the chaos of the Civil War, the fall of Charles I and Cromwell's emergence as Lord Protector – all the way up until the Victorian era when Britain’s monarchs came face-to-face with modernity.
This brilliant collection of biographies of Britain’s kings and queens provides an in-depth examination of what the British monarchy has meant, what it means now and what it will continue to mean.
Mere info om lydbogen:Forlag: William Collins
Længde: 15T 11M