Queen Elizabeth II

the British monarchy today


Author: Douglas Liversidge

Publisher: N.A


Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 170

View: 4800

Queen Elizabeth I

Selected Works


Author: Elizabeth I (Queen of England)

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9780743476447

Category: History

Page: 348

View: 4125

A new collection of selected original writings by the sixteenth-century monarch offers an introductory perspective on Elizabethan literature and is complemented by eight pages of black-and-white photographs. Original. 15,000 first printing.

TIME Queen Elizabeth II


Author: The Editors of TIME

Publisher: Time Home Entertainment

ISBN: 1547842687

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 96

View: 4821

Queen Elizabeth II is the longest-reigning British ruler and the longest-serving living monarch. Celebrate this record-breaking ruler in this commemorative edition from TIME.

Queen Elizabeth


Author: Mandell Creighton

Publisher: N.A


Category: ENGLAND

Page: 307

View: 5081

Queen Elizabeth


Author: Edward Spencer Beesly

Publisher: N.A


Category: Great Britain

Page: 243

View: 8385

Queen Elizabeth I

Past and Present


Author: Christa Jansohn

Publisher: LIT Verlag Münster

ISBN: 9783825875299

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 248

View: 1140

This work marks the 400th anniversary of the death of one of England's greatest monarchs, a highly intelligent and successful ruler. The volume appeals to everyone interested in the charismatic character of Elizabeth I, her time and cultural afterlife. Contributors focus on important aspects of Elizabeth's subtle and resourceful political power and the longstanding struggle she faced at home and abroad as well as the threats posed to her realm. This edition presents a series of essays about fictional representations of Queen Elizabeth I in literature, music, and film. Articles illuminate the fascinating story of her numerous afterlives and their significance for the cultural history of England, its sense of identity and psyche. Essays investigate the ceremony, festivities, and dance practices at her court and bring to life the cultural significance of this colorful and extraordinary monarch. Christa Jansohn is professor of British culture at the University of Bamberg, Germany.

Queen Elizabeth I


Author: Kate Havelin

Publisher: Twenty-First Century Books

ISBN: 9780822500292

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 112

View: 387

Discusses the life of Queen Elizabeth I, from her birth to Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn in 1533, her imprisonment by her half-sister, through her reign as one of England's more respected monarchs, to her death in 1603.

Picture History of the Queen Mary and Queen Elizabeth


Author: William H., Jr. Miller

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486137716

Category: Transportation

Page: 128

View: 5854

Authoritative, profusely illustrated volume describes the ships' debuts, amenities, rivalry, and contributions during WWII. Also covered: their grand royal successors: Queen Elizabeth 2 and Queen Mary 2. 189 photographs.