Monarchy and Exile: The Politics of Legitimacy from Marie de Medicis to Wilhelm II

Monarchy and Exile: The Politics of Legitimacy from Marie de Medicis to Wilhelm II

by Philip Mansel
     
 

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Using detailed studies of fifteen exiled royal figures, the role of Exile in European Society and in the evolution of national cultures is examined. From the Jacobite court to the exiled Kings' of Hanover, the book provides an alternative history of monarchical power from the 16th to 20th century.See more details below

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Using detailed studies of fifteen exiled royal figures, the role of Exile in European Society and in the evolution of national cultures is examined. From the Jacobite court to the exiled Kings' of Hanover, the book provides an alternative history of monarchical power from the 16th to 20th century.

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ISBN-13:
9780230249059
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
10/25/2011
Pages:
376
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.10(d)

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