Queen Victoria

Queen Victoria

Book - 2003
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Explores the private life and the public role of the young princess who inherited Britain's throne as a teenager and who became the symbolic head of the largest empire in the history of the world. Incorporates the findings of past studies and research to shed light on often-neglected aspects of Victoria's life and reign: her concern with gender roles, religion, politics, and Ireland; as well as her involvement with domestic issues and the great international conflicts of the era. Also demonstrates that Victoria was not only the queen who became an adjective, but also a highly quotable, multi-dimensional human being.
Publisher: Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2003
ISBN: 9780333638064
Branch Call Number: B Victoria Queen of Great Britain Ar
Characteristics: xii, 254 p. : ill., ports. ; 21 cm


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debwalker Jun 04, 2012

Queen Victoria's journals now available online. http://www.queenvictoriasjournals.org/home.do


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