The History of Great Britain During the Reign of Queen Anne, Volume 1 (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

The History of Great Britain During the Reign of Queen Anne, Volume 1 (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

by Frederick William Wyon
     
 

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Queen Anne reigned over two major events in British history—the Act of Union, which joined England and Scotland, and the War of Spanish Succession. Plagued by ill health, she died without leaving an heir. This comprehensive two-volume study of her reign is an invaluable resource for history buffs, bringing to life the last of the Stuart monarchs. Volume One

Overview

Queen Anne reigned over two major events in British history—the Act of Union, which joined England and Scotland, and the War of Spanish Succession. Plagued by ill health, she died without leaving an heir. This comprehensive two-volume study of her reign is an invaluable resource for history buffs, bringing to life the last of the Stuart monarchs. Volume One begins with the ascension of Queen Anne—following a brief summary of the policies of Louis XIV—and closes in the year 1707.


Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781411457133
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
07/05/2011
Series:
Barnes & Noble Digital Library
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
554
File size:
674 KB

Meet the Author

Frederick William Wyon (c.1834-1904) followed the legal profession, but was also a writer and historian. He is the author of Edwin and Ethelburga (1860) and the two-volume set, The History of Great Britain During the Reign of Queen Anne (1876).

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