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Queen Victoria

A Life of Contradictions

Matthew Dennison

In his 'selective portrait' of Victoria, Matthew Dennison focuses on aspects of the Queen's private and public worlds rather than attempting a broad picture of her life and times. The result is an illuminating account of Victoria's mercurial character and her impact as a monarch: 'a woman of dizzying contradictions and myriad inconsistencies', who reinvented the monarchy and wrestled with personal reinvention.
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  • Publisher: William Collins
  • Year: 2014
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 204pp
  • Illustrated: Yes
  • ISBN: 9780007504558
  • Condition: New
  • Weight: 0.2kg
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