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Baird, Julia (Julia Woodlands)

Summary: A magnificent biography of Queen Victoria by International New York Times columnist Julia Baird. Drawing on previously unpublished papers, 'Victoria: The Queen' is a stunning new portrait of the real woman behind the myth - a story of love and heartbreak, of devotion and grief, of strength and resilience. When Victoria was born, in 1819, the world was a very different place. Revolution would...

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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Summary: Follow Queen Elizabeth II's remarkable life, from her youth to her uncle Edward VIII's stunning abdication, and her father's coronation as King George VI. She defines the role of a modern monarch, leading the Royal Family and her subjects through the challenges of post-war reconstruction, decolonization, conflicts in South Africa, Northern Ireland and The Falklands, and the difficult days after...

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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Baird, Julia (Julia Woodlands)

Summary: A magnificent biography of Queen Victoria by International New York Times columnist Julia Baird. Drawing on previously unpublished papers, 'Victoria: The Queen' is a stunning new portrait of the real woman behind the myth--a story of love and heartbreak, of devotion and grief, of strength and resilience. When Victoria was born, in 1819, the world was a very different place. Revolution would...

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2016

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 VIC

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 VICTORIA, QUEEN BAI

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 Victoria 2016

Baird, Julia (Julia Woodlands)

Summary: A magnificent biography of Queen Victoria by International New York Times columnist Julia Baird. Drawing on previously unpublished papers, 'Victoria: The Queen' is a stunning new portrait of the real woman behind the myth--a story of love and heartbreak, of devotion and grief, of strength and resilience. Born into a world where woman were often powerless, during a century roiling with change,...

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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2 available in Book Club Kit, Call number: Book Club Kit 921 VICTORIA, QUEEN Baird

Summary: The British Empire is in decline, the political world is in disarray, and a young woman takes the throne... a new era is dawning. Queen Elizabeth II is a 25-year-old newlywed faced with the daunting prospect of leading the world's most famous monarchy while forging a relationship with legendary Prime Minister Sir Winston Churchill.

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2017

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3 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV CRO

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV Cr 1

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1 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV Series Crown 2017

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Summary: The early life of Queen Victoria, from her ascension to the throne at the tender age of 18 to her courtship and marriage to Prince Albert.

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS Distribution 2018

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV Vi 2

Zeiger, Jennifer

Summary: When Elizabeth Alexandra Mary was born in 1926, no one ever thought that she would one day become queen. Readers will find out how a strange twist of events changed the line of succession in the British royal family, putting Elizabeth in line for the throne. They will also find out what Elizabeth’s early life was like and how the United Kingdom has changed under her rule.

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2016

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 ELI

Gregory, Philippa

Summary: Lady Jane Grey and her two sisters each dared to defy their queen. Seventeen-year-old Jane Grey was only queen of England for nine days before Queen Mary sent her to the executioner's block. Her younger sister, Katherine, heir to the insecure and infertile Queen Mary and then to her sister Queen Elizabeth, faced imprisonment in the Tower when her pregnancy betrayed her secret marriage. Mary,...

Publisher / Publication Date: Touchstone 2017

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Gregory 2017

Gregory, Philippa

Summary: The latest novel from number one New York Times best selling author Philippa Gregory features one of the most famous girls in history, Lady Jane Grey, and her two sisters, each of whom dared to defy her queen.

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC GRE

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD Fiction Gregory 2017

Shawcross, William.

Summary: The official and definitive biography of Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother: consort of King George VI, mother of Queen Elizabeth II, grandmother of Prince Charles, and the most beloved British monarch of the twentieth century. A revelatory royal biography that is, as well, a singular history of Britain in the twentieth century.

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2009

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 ELIZABETH, QUEEN SHA

Erickson, Carolly

Summary: A novel about the bitter rivalry between Queen Elizabeth I and her fascinating cousin, Lettice Knollys, for the love of one extraordinary man--Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester.

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2010

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Williamson, David

Publisher / Publication Date: National Portrait Gallery 1998

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 920 Williamson

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Summary: In 1837, a diminutive, neglected teenager is crowned Queen Victoria, navigates the scandal, corruption, and political intrigues of the Court, and soon rises to become the most powerful woman in the world.

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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2 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV Series Victioria 2017

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Dunn, Jane.

Summary: A dual portrait of England's Queen Elizabeth I and Mary Queen of Scots documents their complex relationship, different characteristics, and ideals, and discusses their reigns, power struggle, and influence on British history.

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2004

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 Eliz/Mary

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 942.055 DUNN

Gigliotti, Jim

Summary: Describes the life of Victoria, Queen of Great Britain from 1837 to 1901, and the social and political conditions in Great Britain during her lifetime.

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC 2014

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Weir, Alison.

Summary: A biography of Eleanor of Aquitaine, discussing her early years in twelfth-century Europe, her marriages to France's King Louis VII and England's Henry II, her unprecedented political power, and other aspects of her life.

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2001

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 ELE

Summary: Chon Wang and Roy O'Bannon travel to England to find out who killed Chon's father. The killer steals the Chinese Imperial Seal that Chon's father was protecting. While they are in England, they stumble upon a conspiracy to murder the entire British royal family. Only with the help of Chon's beautiful, but deadly sister, can the trio stop the assassination and return the Imperial Seal to its...

Publisher / Publication Date: Touchstone Home Entertainment 2003

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2 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY SHA

Williams, Kate

Summary: "A lively and poignant biography of the young princess who, at the impressionable age of eleven, found that she was now heiress to the throne" --

Publisher / Publication Date: Pegasus Books 2015

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 ELI

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 ELIZABETH II WIL

Sheridan, Sara

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Summary: More than 16 million viewers watched the first season of the Masterpiece presentation of Victoria, created and written by Daisy Goodwin--the highest-rated PBS drama in twenty years, second only to Downton Abbey. But what happened after the Queen married her handsome prince? Did they live happily ever after, or did their marriage, like so many royal marriages past and present, fizzle into a...

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2017

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Summary: Meet the queen who ruled over one-fifth of humanity and the larger-than-life figures who shaped British imperialism. Uses personal accounts and historical reenactments in Britain, India, and Africa to reveal the frequent clash of personality and culture that would mark Queen Victoria's reign and tells the story of how a small island nation would come to control three-fourths of the world's...

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS Home Video 2006

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD QUE NOT RATED

Somerset, Anne

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 ANNE, QUEEN SOM

Elizabeth

Summary: Drawn from the wealth of material in the Royal Archives and at Glamis Castle, this collection of letters, written by Queen Elizabeth from her earliest childhood to the end of her life, reveals the real womahn behind the public face.

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus & Giroux 2012

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 941.082 ELI

Erickson, Carolly

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 1997

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 VIC

Marr, Andrew.

Summary: Explores the private character of the queen behind her public persona, covering the circumstances of her early coronation, her relationship with international heads of state, and her struggles with family challenges.

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Pub. 2012

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 921 ELI