Modern Monarchy

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Modern Monarchy
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Chris Jackson
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-06-27 - Publisher: Rizzoli International Publications

Photographer Chris Jackson has been by the Royal family's side on domestic visits and overseas tours for the past fifteen years, resulting in an unparalleled photographic archive of the evolving British Royal family. Occupying a front-row seat to history, Jackson's assignments have taken him to the four corners of the
Ancient Constitutions and Modern Monarchy
Language: en
Pages: 332
Authors: Håkon Evju
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-08 - Publisher: BRILL

Håkon Evju demonstrates how history and historical writing were at the centre of debates over monarchy and monarchical reform politics in Denmark-Norway during the Enlightenment.
Dynastic Change
Language: en
Pages: 294
Authors: Ana Maria S.A. Rodrigues, Manuela Santos Silva, Jonathan W. Spangler
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08-19 - Publisher: Routledge

Dynastic Change: Legitimacy and Gender in Medieval and Early Modern Monarchy examines the strategies for change and legitimacy in monarchies in the medieval and early modern eras. Taking a broadly comparative approach, Dynastic Change explores the mechanisms employed as well as theoretical and practical approaches to monarchical legitimisation. The book
The Windsor Dynasty 1910 to the Present
Language: en
Pages: 290
Authors: Matthew Glencross, Judith Rowbotham, Michael D. Kandiah
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-12-01 - Publisher: Springer

This book explores the recreation and subsequent development of the British Monarchy during the twentieth century. Contributors examine the phenomenon of modern monarchy through an exploration of the establishment and the continuing impact of the Windsor dynasty both within Britain and the wider world, to interrogate the reasons for its
Royal Heirs in Imperial Germany
Language: en
Pages: 257
Authors: Frank Lorenz Müller
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-24 - Publisher: Springer

This book explores the development and viability of Germany’s sub-national monarchies in the decades before their sudden demise in 1918. It does so by focusing on the men who turned out to be the last ones to inherit the crowns of the country’s three smaller kingdoms: Prince Ludwig of Bavaria,