Queen Victoria

Queen Victoria

by Helen Rappaport
     
 

This resource covers the life, times, and relationships of Queen Victoria, providing information about her children, her personal interests, the historic times in which she ruled, and the leaders she influenced.

• A complete A–Z reference on Queen Victoria—a unique resource focusing on all aspects of her public and private life

• Generous

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Overview

This resource covers the life, times, and relationships of Queen Victoria, providing information about her children, her personal interests, the historic times in which she ruled, and the leaders she influenced.

• A complete A–Z reference on Queen Victoria—a unique resource focusing on all aspects of her public and private life

• Generous illustrations, with drawings and photographs of people, places, and events including Eugenie, Empress of France, a close friend of the queen's; Sir Robert Peel, statesman, whom the queen initially loathed; the queen's family, companions, and advisors; and locations such as the Royal Mausoleum, built by the queen as the resting place of Prince Albert

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"[P]art of ABC-CLIO's Biographical Companions series, which profiles people who have had significant impact on the social, political, and cultural development of the Western world . . . For larger academic libraries attempting to augment undergraduate collections in European history, or large public libraries needing to provide history buffs with basic information about the queen and her era." - Choice

"[R]ecommended for high school, public, and academic libraries." - Booklist

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781851093557
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
04/01/2003
Series:
Biographical Companions Series
Edition description:
1ST
Pages:
484
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.06(d)

Meet the Author

Helen Rappaport is a professional writer, researcher, Russian translator, and historical consultant, specializing in the 19th century. Her published works include ABC-CLIO's Encyclopedia of Women Social Reformers.

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