The Lives of the Kings and Queens of England by Antonia Fraser audiobook

The Lives of the Kings and Queens of England

Edited by Antonia Fraser
Read by Wanda McCaddon

Blackstone Publishing, Blackstone Publishing 9780520224605
12.20 Hours Unabridged
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This magnificent story of one thousand years of English history is told through the lives and deeds of Kings and Queens, from the Normans to the Windsors. Understand how the power of the crown has changed as a result of both the character and ability of each monarch and evolving historical circumstances. Eight specialist contributors depict the whole spectrum of royal life in a succinct and fascinating way. Newly revised in 1998, this edition offers expanded coverage of the House of Windsor, including recent events that have greatly affected the Royal Family.                                          

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This magnificent story of one thousand years of English history is told through the lives and deeds of Kings and Queens, from the Normans to the Windsors. Understand how the power of the crown has changed as a result of both the character and ability of each monarch and evolving historical circumstances. Eight specialist contributors depict the whole spectrum of royal life in a succinct and fascinating way. Newly revised in 1998, this edition offers expanded coverage of the House of Windsor, including recent events that have greatly affected the Royal Family.                                          

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“The essays are of high quality and blend bare facts and narrative with a judicious amount of atmosphere.” Sunday Telegraph (London)
“Fascinating and mesmerizing chronology…In [McCaddon’s] commanding voice, this unsurpassable listening experience stirs both mind and imagination.” AudioFile

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Available Formats : Digital Download, Digital Rental, CD
Category: Nonfiction/Biography & Autobiography
Runtime: 12.20
Audience: Adult
Language: English