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David Starkey (1) (1945–)

Autor(a) de Elizabeth: The Struggle for the Throne

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25+ Works 4,557 Membros 61 Reviews 7 Favorited

About the Author

David Starkey is the Bye Fellow of Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge.
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Obras de David Starkey

Elizabeth: The Struggle for the Throne (2001) 1,703 cópias, 26 resenhas
Six Wives: The Queens of Henry VIII (2003) 1,428 cópias, 20 resenhas
Henry: Virtuous Prince (2008) 292 cópias, 7 resenhas
Monarchy: From the Middle Ages to Modernity (2006) 249 cópias, 3 resenhas
Magna Carta: The True Story Behind the Charter (2015) 79 cópias, 2 resenhas
Music and Monarchy (2011) 33 cópias

Associated Works

Henry VIII: Man and Monarch (2009) — Introdução — 77 cópias, 1 resenha
The Books of King Henry VIII and his Wives (2004) — Preface, algumas edições44 cópias
Monarchy with David Starkey [TV mini series] (2007) — Narrador — 29 cópias
The Churchills [2012 TV mini series] (2017) — Narrador — 1 exemplar(es)

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The Magna Carta is one of those foundational documents in the story of democracy, especially when told from an Anglo-American perspective. This short volume serves as a good introduction to the document, especially the fact that it was re-issued and significantly edited in the years that followed its original signing in 1215. Starkey attempts to place the document in its historical context, but that context was so nuanced and complex, that I felt like he skipped over a lot. A decent read, but I think this topic deserves more exploration than this book allowed.… (mais)
 
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wagner.sarah35 | 1 outra resenha | Apr 29, 2024 |
If you are looking for a clear and concise history of the English monarchy, you would be hard pressed to find one better than this.
 
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everettroberts | outras 2 resenhas | Oct 20, 2023 |
Detailed account of Queen Elizabeth's early years when she barely survived to be ready to be Queen.
 
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kslade | outras 25 resenhas | Dec 8, 2022 |

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Obras
25
Also by
4
Membros
4,557
Popularidade
#5,519
Avaliação
3.9
Resenhas
61
ISBNs
141
Idiomas
4
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7

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