The Habsburg Monarchy 1809-1918 by A. J. P. Taylor

The Habsburg Monarchy 1809-1918: A History of the Austrian Empire and Austria-Hungary by A. J. P. Taylor
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Overview: A history of the Habsburg monarchy from the end of the Holy Roman Empire to the monarchy’s dissolution in 1918. The book offers an insight into the problems inherent in the attempt to give peace, stability and common loyalty to a hetergeneous population.
Genre: Non-Fiction > History

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The British Monarchy Miscellany by Alex David

The British Monarchy Miscellany: A Collection of Royal Facts, Lists and Trivia by Alex David
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Overview: Who was the first king of England? And the youngest monarch on accession? Which kings had illegitimate children? How many royal residences are there? How do you tell a Grenadier Guard from a Coldstream Guard?
The British Monarchy Miscellany is a royal reference with a twist that sets out to answer all these curious questions, and many more associated with the world’s most famous monarchy. Extensively researched with an eye for accuracy, and covering 1,000 years of royal history, this unique book is over 110,000 words long, and works both as a basic factual reference and a collection of fascinating trivia. Basic reference tools include individual facts sheets on each monarch from William the Conqueror to Elizabeth II, basic facts on all royal consorts, plus chapters on the monarchy’s relation to government, to the law, to the church and to the armed forces. Facts and trivia include rankings on the longest-living monarchs and consorts; causes of death of each monarch; royal mistresses; haemophilia in the Royal Family; Crown Jewels and personal jewels of the Royal Family; royal artists and writers; films on royal history; famous royal pets; and much more!
The British Monarchy Miscellany is a book you will treasure: an invaluable resource for those new to the subject, and an indulgent delight for those who are already passionate about the British monarchy.
Genre: Non-Fiction > History

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The Hapsburg Monarchy, 1867-1914

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Martha C. Nussbaum – The Monarchy Of Fear

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