Free eBooks George V Penguin Monarchs

Found about 990 ebooks pdf file
George V (Penguin Monarchs)

George V (penguin Monarchs)

  • 📁 Category: Biographies & Memoirs 📄 Artist Name: David Cannadine 📎 File Size: 11.38 MB 🎖 Price: $5.99 📅 Release Date: 2014-12-04T08:00:00Z 💾 Ratting : 0 / 0 peoples
  • George v (penguin monarchs) - 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 predecessor Edward VII, inventing the modern monarchy, with its emphasis on frequent public .. Read More »

George II (Penguin Monarchs)

George Ii (penguin Monarchs)

  • 📁 Category: Biographies & Memoirs 📄 Artist Name: Norman Davies 📎 File Size: 7.50 MB 🎖 Price: $12.99 📅 Release Date: 2021-05-27T07:00:00Z 💾 Ratting : 0 / 0 peoples
  • George ii (penguin monarchs) - From the celebrated historian and author of Europe: A History, a new life of George IIGeorge II, King of Great Britain and Ireland and Elector of Hanover, came to Britain for the first time when he was thirty-one. He had a terrible relationship with .. Read More »

George IV (Penguin Monarchs)

George Iv (penguin Monarchs)

  • 📁 Category: Europe 📄 Artist Name: Stella Tillyard 📎 File Size: 8.47 MB 🎖 Price: $12.99 📅 Release Date: 2019-07-04T07:00:00Z 💾 Ratting : 0 / 0 peoples
  • George iv (penguin monarchs) - 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 III, and for ten years as Prince Regent, when his father went mad. 'The days are very lo .. Read More »

George I (Penguin Monarchs)

George I (penguin Monarchs)

  • 📁 Category: Europe 📄 Artist Name: Tim Blanning 📎 File Size: 14.51 MB 🎖 Price: $5.99 📅 Release Date: 2017-12-07T08:00:00Z 💾 Ratting : 0 / 0 peoples
  • George i (penguin monarchs) - 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 luckiest.Born the youngest son of a landless German duke, he was taken by repeated strokes of .. Read More »

George III (Penguin Monarchs)

George Iii (penguin Monarchs)

  • 📁 Category: Biographies & Memoirs 📄 Artist Name: Jeremy Black 📎 File Size: 6.35 MB 🎖 Price: $12.99 📅 Release Date: 2020-10-29T07:00:00Z 💾 Ratting : 0 / 0 peoples
  • George iii (penguin monarchs) - 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 two reasons: as a villainous tyrant for America's Founding Fathers, and for his madness, b .. Read More »

Elizabeth I (Penguin Monarchs)

Elizabeth I (penguin Monarchs)

  • 📁 Category: Europe 📄 Artist Name: Helen Castor 📎 File Size: 6.37 MB 🎖 Price: $5.99 📅 Release Date: 2018-03-01T08:00:00Z 💾 Ratting : 0 / 0 peoples
  • Elizabeth i (penguin monarchs) - 'The experience of insecurity, it turned out, would shape one of the most remarkable monarchs in England's history' In the popular imagination, as in her portraits, Elizabeth I is the image of monarchical power. But this image is as much armour as .. Read More »

Elizabeth II (Penguin Monarchs)

Elizabeth Ii (penguin Monarchs)

  • 📁 Category: Biographies & Memoirs 📄 Artist Name: Douglas Hurd 📎 File Size: 18.15 MB 🎖 Price: $5.99 📅 Release Date: 2015-08-27T07:00:00Z 💾 Ratting : 0 / 0 peoples
  • Elizabeth ii (penguin monarchs) - In September 2015 Queen Elizabeth II becomes Britain's longest-reigning monarch. During her long lifetime Britain and the world have changed beyond recognition, yet throughout she has stood steadfast as a lasting emblem of stability, continuity and p .. Read More »

Edward VIII (Penguin Monarchs)

Edward Viii (penguin Monarchs)

  • 📁 Category: Biographies & Memoirs 📄 Artist Name: Piers Brendon 📎 File Size: 19.73 MB 🎖 Price: $5.99 📅 Release Date: 2016-04-28T07:00:00Z 💾 Ratting : 0 / 0 peoples
  • Edward viii (penguin monarchs) - 'After my death,' George V said of his eldest son and heir, 'the boy will ruin himself within twelve months.'The forecast proved uncannily accurate. Edward VIII came to the throne in January 1936, provoked a constitutional crisis by his determination .. Read More »

Richard III (Penguin Monarchs)

Richard Iii (penguin Monarchs)

  • 📁 Category: Biographies & Memoirs 📄 Artist Name: Rosemary Horrox 📎 File Size: 6.58 MB 🎖 Price: $12.99 📅 Release Date: 2020-09-24T07:00:00Z 💾 Ratting : 0 / 0 peoples
  • Richard iii (penguin monarchs) - No English king has so divided opinion, both during his reign and in the centuries since, more than Richard III.He was loathed in his own time for the never-confirmed murder of his young nephews, the Princes in the Tower, and died fighting his own su .. Read More »

Edward IV (Penguin Monarchs)

Edward Iv (penguin Monarchs)

  • 📁 Category: Europe 📄 Artist Name: A J Pollard 📎 File Size: 24.70 MB 🎖 Price: $5.99 📅 Release Date: 2016-07-28T07:00:00Z 💾 Ratting : 0 / 0 peoples
  • Edward iv (penguin monarchs) - In 1461 Edward earl of March, an able, handsome, and charming eighteen-year old, usurped the English throne from his feeble Lancastrian predecessor Henry VI. Ten years on, following outbreaks of civil conflict that culminated in him losing, then rega .. Read More »

Edward II (Penguin Monarchs)

Edward Ii (penguin Monarchs)

  • 📁 Category: Europe 📄 Artist Name: Christopher Given-Wilson 📎 File Size: 16.72 MB 🎖 Price: $5.99 📅 Release Date: 2016-09-29T07:00:00Z 💾 Ratting : 0 / 0 peoples
  • Edward ii (penguin monarchs) - 'He seems to have laboured under an almost child-like misapprehension about the size of his world. Had greatness not been thrust upon him, he might have lived a life of great harmlessness.'The reign of Edward II was a succession of disasters. Unkingl .. Read More »

Henry VIII (Penguin Monarchs)

Henry Viii (penguin Monarchs)

  • 📁 Category: Biographies & Memoirs 📄 Artist Name: John Guy 📎 File Size: 15.52 MB 🎖 Price: $5.99 📅 Release Date: 2014-12-04T08:00:00Z 💾 Ratting : 0 / 0 peoples
  • Henry viii (penguin monarchs) - Charismatic, insatiable and cruel, Henry VIII was, as John Guy shows, a king who became mesmerized by his own legend - and in the process destroyed and remade England. Said to be a 'pillager of the commonwealth', this most instantly recognizable of k .. Read More »

Henry IV (Penguin Monarchs)

Henry Iv (penguin Monarchs)

  • 📁 Category: Europe 📄 Artist Name: Catherine Nall 📎 File Size: 0 bytes 🎖 Price: 📅 Release Date: 2022-03-03T08:00:00Z 💾 Ratting : 0 / 0 peoples
  • Henry iv (penguin monarchs) - When Henry IV seized the throne from his cousin Richard II, people saw it as a hopeful new beginning for England. The first monarch to have English as his mother tongue since the Norman conquest, Henry seemed to embody the ideals of chivalric kingshi .. Read More »

Oliver Cromwell (Penguin Monarchs)

Oliver Cromwell (penguin Monarchs)

  • 📁 Category: History 📄 Artist Name: David Horspool 📎 File Size: 13.06 MB 🎖 Price: $5.99 📅 Release Date: 2017-02-23T08:00:00Z 💾 Ratting : 0 / 0 peoples
  • Oliver cromwell (penguin monarchs) - Although he styled himself 'His Highness', adopted the court ritual of his royal predecessors, and lived in the former royal palaces of Whitehall and Hampton Court, Oliver Cromwell was not a king - in spite of the best efforts of his supporters to cr .. Read More »

Charles II (Penguin Monarchs)

Charles Ii (penguin Monarchs)

  • 📁 Category: Biographies & Memoirs 📄 Artist Name: Clare Jackson 📎 File Size: 20.28 MB 🎖 Price: $5.99 📅 Release Date: 2016-03-31T07:00:00Z 💾 Ratting : 0 / 0 peoples
  • Charles ii (penguin monarchs) - Charles II has always been one of the most instantly recognisable British kings - both in his physical appearance, disseminated through endless portraits, prints and pub signs, and in his complicated mix of lasciviousness, cynicism and luxury. His f .. Read More »

Edward VII (Penguin Monarchs)

Edward Vii (penguin Monarchs)

  • 📁 Category: Biographies & Memoirs 📄 Artist Name: Richard Davenport-Hines 📎 File Size: 20.28 MB 🎖 Price: $5.99 📅 Release Date: 2016-02-25T08:00:00Z 💾 Ratting : 0 / 0 peoples
  • Edward vii (penguin monarchs) - Like his mother Queen Victoria, Edward VII defined an era. Both reflected the personalties of their central figures: hers grand, imperial and pretty stiff; his no less grand, but much more relaxed and enjoyable. This book conveys Edward's distinct pe .. Read More »

Aethelred the Unready (Penguin Monarchs)

Aethelred The Unready (penguin Monarchs)

  • 📁 Category: Biographies & Memoirs 📄 Artist Name: Richard Abels 📎 File Size: 16.35 MB 🎖 Price: $12.99 📅 Release Date: 2018-10-25T07:00:00Z 💾 Ratting : 0 / 0 peoples
  • Aethelred the unready (penguin monarchs) - A major new title in the Penguin Monarchs series In his fascinating new book in the Penguin Monarchs series, Richard Abels examines the long and troubled reign of Aethelred II the 'Unraed', the 'Ill-Advised'. It is characteristic of Aethelred's reig .. Read More »

keyboard_arrow_up