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A richly illustrated history of the lives and reigns of the kings and queens of England - from the house of Wessex to the house of Windsor. ' Kings and Queens of England' offers readable profiles of 59 English monarchs from Harold II to Henry VIII, and from Ethelred the Unready to Elizabeth II. Each monarch is eleantly profiled and the impact of their rule on wider English history clearly and concisely described and analysed. For every king and queen there is a detailed timeline, and the narrative is further amplified by display quotations, feature boxes, panels of key biographical facts.