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PDF Ã BOOK Britain's Royal Families The Complete Genealogy á HANNAHREDHEAD È Fascinating and authoritative of Britain's royal families from Henry VIII to Elizabeth I to ueen Victoria by leading popular historian Alison Weir 'George III is alleged to have married secretly on 17th April 1759 a uakerUthorities both ancient and modern Alison Weir explores the crown and royal family tree in unprecedented depth and provides a comprehensive guide to the heritage of today's royal family – with fascinating insight and often scandalous secrets'Staggeringly useful combines solid information with tantalising appetisers’ Mail on Sunday Very useful resource Anytime I get confused about the complicated family trees which is often this book helps me trace it back to a familiar point

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Fascinating and authoritative of Britain's royal families from Henry VIII to Elizabeth I to ueen Victoria by leading popular historian Alison Weir 'George III is alleged to have married secretly on 17th April 1759 a uakeress called Hannah Lightfoot If George III did make such a marriagethen his subseuent marriage to ueen Charlotte was Alison Weir is renowned for her historical fiction and her historical works One of the problems I have when perusing her works is keeping the players straight Who was related to whom? Who were the children legitimate and illegitimate of kings and lords? In this work Weir provides us with a resource that can be consulted while reading works on Britain's rulers over time and keeps the players a little straighterWeir notes at the outset Page 3 This handbook is about the monarchy and it begins with the first ruler who properly may be accorded the title of monarch Egbert of Wessex For each ruler one to three or so pages suffices We learn details of the family mother and father siblings wifehusbandlover children legitimate and not so and death details The work begins unsurprisingly with Egbert Other early rulers Alfred born in 846 849 Canute born 995 Harold II overthrown by the Normans ending the Saxon reign William the Conueror born in 1008 and beginning the Norman Dynasty The Norman dynasty included Henry IThen he Plantagenet line beginning with Henry II in 1154 The line ended with Richard III in the battle at Bosworth in 1485 Among the monarchs in this line Richard I the Lion heart Edward I Longshanks Edward III and note John of Gaunt one of his sons and his role in the line of monarchs Richard II Edward IV Then after this lineage came the Tudors beginning with Henry VII and ending with Elizabeth I After that? The book runs through the different families Stuarts House of Hanover House of Saxe Coburg Gotha morphed into Windsor with Elizabeth II being the latest monarchAll in all a useful resource helping to keep the players straight in EnglishBritish history

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Britain's Royal Families The Complete GenealogyBigamous and every monarch of Britain since has been a usurper the rightful heirs of George III being his children by Hannah Lightfoot' Britain's Royal Families provides in one volume complete genealogical details of all members of the royal houses of England Scotland and Great Britain from 800AD to the present Drawing on countless a Fantastic as a reference book for those who love reading historical fiction