A Queen Is Crowned
Vereinigte Königreich Edition, PAL/Region 2 DVD: TON: Englisch ( Mono ), BONUSMATERIAL: Dokumentarisch, Foto-Galerie, Szene Zugang, Wechselwirkendes Menü, SYNOPSIS: Farbenprächtiger Bildbericht von der Krönungszeremonie für Königin Elizabeth II. von England in der Westminster Abbey im Jahr 1953. Perfekt und dezent fotografiertes Filmdokument von einigem historischem Wert.
Emma, the Twice-crowned Queen An engaging biography of the 11th-century English queen who married two English kings and gave birth to two more.In 1002, a beautiful 18-year-old named Emma, the half-Danish sister of the Duke of Normandy and a descendant of Vikings, sailed to England to be the queen of Ethelred the Unready, who needed a Norman alliance against Viking raiders.
Our bestselling series is fit for a queen! The life of Queen Elizabeth I was dramatic and dangerous: cast out of her father's court at the age of three and imprisoned at nineteen, Elizabeth was crowned queen in 1558, when she was only twenty-five. A tough, intelligent woman who spoke five languages, Elizabeth ruled for over forty years and led England through one of its most prosperous periods in history.
Our bestselling series is fit for a queen! The life of Queen Elizabeth I was dramatic and dangerous: cast out of her father's court at the age of three and imprisoned at nineteen, Elizabeth was crowned queen in 1558, when she was only twenty-fiveISBN13: 9780448448398Publisher: Grosset & DunlapPublication Year: 2008Format: PaperbackPages: 103
Which king liked to bathe while the band played "Rule, Britannia!"? Which queen was so fat she needed a hoist to get on the throne? Which prince shut his wife out of Westminster Abbey to prevent her from being crowned? Who was the blood-thirstiest monarch of them all? Kings and Queens of England is a no-holds-barred account of the British monarchy with the gossip and gore left in-and nothing left out! It leaves no stone unturned in its mission to portray kings and queens as they really were, warts and all.
While discovering the truth behind his half-human, half-elven parentage, master swordsman Rigel not only defeated the horrific monsters of the Starlands, but also thwarted Prince Vildiar's dark designs to conquer the elven realms. Now, despite his fate to die an early, violent death if he remains in the Starlands, Rigel refuses to return to Earth, consumed as he is by love for the newly crowned Queen Talitha.
Illicit love, madness, betrayal-it isn't always good to be the queenMarie Antoinette, Anne Boleyn, and Mary, Queen of Scots. What did they have in common? For a while they were crowned in gold, cosseted in silk, and flattered by courtiers. But in the end, they spent long nights in dark prison towers and were marched to the scaffold where they surrendered their heads to the executioner.
A private battle rages at court for the affections of a childless queen, who must soon name her successor-and thus determine the future of the British Empire. It is the beginning of the eighteenth century and William of Orange is dying. Soon Anne is crowned queen, but to court insiders, the name of the imminent sovereign is Sarah Churchill. Beautiful, outspoken Sarah has bewitched Anne and believes she is invincible-until she installs her poor cousin Abigail Hill into court as royal chambermaid.
The author of "The Queen's Pawn" delves into the early life of the legendary Eleanor of Aquitaine in her new historical novel. After her father's sudden death, fifteen-year-old Eleanor is quickly crowned Duchess of Aquitaine and betrothed to King Louis VII. When her new husband cannot pronounce her given name, Alienor becomes Eleanor, Queen of France.
From Nero's nagging mother (whom he found especially annoying after taking her as his lover) to Catherine's stable of studs (not of the equine variety), here is a wickedly delightful look at the most scandalous royal doings you never learned about in history class. Gleeful, naughty, sometimes perverted-like so many of the crowned heads themselves-A Treasury of Royal Scandals presents the best (the worst?) of royal misbehavior through the ages.
The sequel to Kate Locke's spectacular Immortal Empire series that began in God Save the Queen. Xandra Vardan is the newly crowned Goblin Queen of England. But her complicated life is by no means over. There are the political factions vying for her favor, and the all-too-close scrutiny of Queen Victoria, who wants her head. Not to mention her werewolf boyfriend has demands of his own, and her mother is hell-bent on destroying the monarchy.
British Royal Heritage. The complete history of the British Monarchy in 60 minutes! An irreverent, humorous, yet historically accurate romp through the good, the bad and the extremely ugly Kings and Queens of Great Britain. With Ethelreds, Matildas and so many Henrys, Georges, Williams, Edwards and Elizabeths, sort out your Tudors from your Stuarts once and for all! "Royal Romances Of The British Monarchy" Throughout British history the romantic escapades of the royals have fascinated mere mortals, ever since the first kings and queens were crowned.
The White Queen tells the story of a woman of extraordinary beauty and ambition who, catching the eye of the newly crowned boy king, marries him in secret and ascends to royalty. While Elizabeth rises to the demands of her exalted position and fights for the success of her family, her two sons become central figures in a mystery that has confounded historians for centuries: the missing princes in the Tower of London whose fate is still unknown.
The end of the Queen s Blade has come, and onlythe strongest remain. Leina, Tomoe, and the restof the finalists take up residence in Gynos, theQueen s Capital. Each girl is paired up in a duel, and friends are forced to fight each other withtheir lives on the line. When the smoke clears, who will be crowned queen?
The end of the Queen's Blade has come, and only the strongest remain. Leina, Tomoe, and the rest of the finalists take up residence in Gynos, the Queen's Capital. Each girl is paired up in a duel, and friends are forced to fight each other with their lives on the line. When the smoke clears, who will be crowned queen? Contains episodes 1-12. OVA Episodes 7-12, Textless Opening and Endings, Anime Festival Event, Commercial Clips, Promotional Video.
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