Great Britain and Her Queen

by Anne E. Keeling

Publisher: 1st World Library - Literary Society

Written in English
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FormatPaperback
Number of Pages184
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Open LibraryOL9383881M
ISBN 101421842262
ISBN 109781421842264
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Five years after ascending the throne inQueen Anne united England and Scotland and became the first queen of modern Great Britain. By the end of her reign, Britain had emerged as a major power; the victories won by her general, the Duke of Marlborough, had humbled France and laid the foundations for naval and colonial by: 4.

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Name Portrait Arms Birth Marriages Death House Ref. Anne had ruled the Kingdom of England, the Kingdom of Scotland, and the Kingdom of Ireland since 8 March She became monarch of the Kingdom of Great Britain after the political union of England and Scotland on 1 May Her total reign lasted for 12 years and days.

For a family tree that shows her relationship to George I, see. Elizabeth II (Elizabeth Alexandra Mary; born 21 April ) is the Queen of the United Kingdom and the other Commonwealth realms. Elizabeth was born in London, the first child of the Duke and Duchess of York, later King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, and she was educated privately at father ascended the throne on the abdication of his brother King Edward VIII infrom which time Father: George VI.

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GREAT BRITAIN AND HER QUEEN by ANNE E. KEELING Author of "General Gordon: Hero and Saint," "The Oakhurst Chronicles," "Andrew Golding," etc. Second Edition. Revised and Enlarged, [Illustration: Queen Victoria] [Illustration: Claremont].

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