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The First Book of Kings and Queens

The First Book of Kings and Queens

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Published by Parragon .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12036684M
ISBN 101858136733
ISBN 109781858136738
OCLC/WorldCa45466388

An educational book all about England's Kings and Queens from Ladybird. Ladybird Histories: Kings and Queens is the ideal first reference book for primary school children. It is packed with information about England's monarchs in chronological order, including King Henry VIII, Queen Elizabeth I, and Queen .   Antonia Fraser's book "The Lives of the Kings and Queens of England" provides an excellent history of the British monarchy. Highlights of the book include its balance of brevity with a Cited by: 8.

This book includes more than monarchs who have at some time ruled all or part of Britain. This includes the host of tribal and Saxon rulers prior to as well as famous monarchs such as Richard III, Elizabeth I and Charles II and all the rulers of Scotland and Wales. The book . Each book bore an abbreviated series attribution, stating: Kings & Queens, General Editor Antonia Fraser. Of these five Cardinal books it is worth noting that George IV was the only one of the five not .

E C Books is a small online bookselling business, specialising in pre 20th century works:natural history, science, history, and travel, aiming for rarer and more unusual books. Our largest stock area is Natural History, where we have a good range of books .   The NOOK Book (eBook) of the The Mammoth Book of British Kings and Queens by Mike Ashley at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to COVID, orders may be 5/5(5).


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The First Book of Kings and Queens Download PDF EPUB FB2

Of Kings and Queens 1 The Six Wives of Henry VIII by Alison We 48 That Woman: The Life of Wallis Simpson, 50 The Romanovs, – Alexander II of 51 Four Queens: The Provençal Sisters Who R 52 The Last Tsar: The Life and Death of Nic 95 more rows.

First published inEleanor and Herbert Farjeon’s Kings and Queens is a children’s classic. The charming poems, each one dedicated to a different king or queen, tell the story of the forty-one English monarchs from William I to Elizabeth II Cited by: 5. The book is arranged chronologically with significant details about each king or queen, usually a page or two per individual so you are not overwhelmed by information.

I found it a useful introduction to the /5(90). From the first Saxon king to Charles, Prince of Wales, Kings & Queens of England & Scotland conveys the drama and history of Britain's royal lineage.

Private lives, public perceptions, and /5(55). All featuring kings or queens somewhere. But we have one where the main character dreams she will give the king three marvelous sons and so gets to marry him and be queen in the first scenes (much /5.

Product details Age Range: 5 - 7 years Grade Level: Kindergarten - 2 Paperback: pages Publisher: Red Fox (July 1, ) Language: English ISBN X ISBN /5(34). In one compendious volume, The Mammoth Book of Kings & Queens offers the first royal biographical A-Z, its pages lavish in details on all the rulers of kingdoms within the British Isles, together with their /5(31).

The First Book of Kings begins with the elderly King David naming Solomon, his son by Bathsheba, as King of Israel and Judah to succeed him. King Solomon reigned over the United Kingdom of Israel circa to BC, and built the Temple of Solomon.

"The Kings and Queens of England" by Ian Crofton is a fun book. I bought it as a bedside read and because the book is divided into easy-to-chew sections for that purpose.

Another reason was that it includes a section on the Anglo-Saxon and Norse kings 4/5. From Alfred the Great to Queen Elizabeth II, this is the story of one of the oldest monarchies in the world.

Discover how Britain’s history has been shaped by the lives, loves, triumphs and tragedies of its kings and queens. The two books of Kings recount the fate of the monarchy in Israel after the death of King David.

Many old traditions have been preserved in the books, but they have been reworked by the historian. The first two chapters of 1 Kings complete the story of David, begun in the preceding books.

Buy a cheap copy of The First Book of Kings and Queens. Free shipping over $ c. Kings may have been one book. The English has adopted the fourfold division of the historical books after the Greek Septuagint but with the Hebrew names of 1 & 2 Samuel and 1 & 2 Kings. The Books of Samuel and Kings cover Israel's period as a nation under a king: 1.

Samuel--Saul. Samuel--David. Kings. A Treasury of Royal Scandals: The Shocking True Stories of History's Wickedest, Weirdest, Most Wanton Kings, Queens, Tsars, Popes, and Emperors by Michael Farquhar (Goodreads Author) avg.

In one compendious volume, The Mammoth Book of Kings & Queens offers the first royal biographical A-Z, its pages lavish in details on all the rulers of kingdoms within the British Isles, together.

From the reign of Alfred the Great - the first king of Wessex to call himself 'king of England' - in the 9th century, to the shock of Norman invasion in the 11th, and from the brutal vicissitudes of late medieval kingship to the comfortable ceremonial of modern-day constitutional monarchy, the story of England's kings and queens 4/5(1).

From the reign of Alfred the Great - the first king of Wessex to call himself 'king of England' - in the 9th century, to the shock of Norman invasion in the 11th, and from the brutal vicissitudes of late medieval kingship to the comfortable ceremonial of modern-day constitutional monarchy, the story of England's kings and queens /5(86).

“These two Kings and two Queens governed Narnia well, and long and happy was their reign. At first much of their time was spent in seeking out the remnants of the White Witch's army and destroying.

The Hutchinson Book of Kings and Queens puts history into perspective by rooting these colourful monarchs firmly in the mind with their stories and sense of the age in which they llived.

The entire /5(37). Author: The Book of 1 Kings does not specifically name its author. The tradition is that it was written by the Prophet Jeremiah. Date of Writing: The Book of 1 Kings was likely written between and B.C. Purpose of Writing: This book.

An educational book all about England's Kings and Queens from Ladybird. Ladybird Histories: Kings and Queens is the ideal first reference book for primary school children.

It is packed with information about England's monarchs in chronological order, including King Henry VIII, Queen Elizabeth I, and Queen /5(38).The Book of Kings is the ninth book of the Hebrew Bible or the eleventh and twelfth books of the Christian Old concludes the Deuteronomistic history, a history of Israel also comprising the books of Joshua and Judges and the Book .History of Britain Kings &Queens (£, Usborne) A fascinating account of Britain's kings and queens, this children’s reference book shows how Britain's history has been shaped by the lives, loves, triumphs and tragedies of its kings and queens .