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The last kingdom. Season two
DVD
2017
5 available of 8 items

A story of redemption, vengeance, and self-discovery set against the birth of England, this drama follows young warrior and outsider Uhtred on a fierce mission to reclaim his birthright. The series combines real historic...

The crown. The complete first season
DVD
2017
9 available of 30 items

The British Empire is in decline, the political world is in disarray, and a young woman takes the throne... a new era is dawning. Queen Elizabeth II is a 25-year-old newlywed faced with the daunting prospect of leading t...

The crown. The complete 2nd season
DVD
2018
12 available of 35 items

The British Empire is in decline, the political world is in disarray, and a young woman takes the throne ... a new era is dawning. Queen Elizabeth II is a 25-year-old newlywed faced with the daunting prospect of leading ...

The hollow crown the complete series
DVD
2013
0 available of 3 items

From executive producer Sam Mendes (Skyfall, American Beauty) comes a stunning adaptation of four of Shakespeare's most celebrated historical plays: Richard II, Henry IV (Part 1 and Part 2), and Henry V. Academy Award wi...

The white queen —Gregory, Philippa, author.
Book
2013
56 available of 61 items

A tale of the Wars of the Roses follows Elizabeth Woodville, who ascends to royalty and fights for the well-being of her family, including two sons whose imprisonment in the Tower of London precedes a devastating unsolve...

The White Princess —Gregory, Philippa.
Large Print
2013
2 available of 8 items

When Henry Tudor picks up the crown of England from the mud of Bosworth field, he knows he must marry the princess of the enemy house -- Elizabeth of York -- to unify a country divided by years of war. But his bride is s...

The hollow crown. The wars of the roses
DVD
2016
3 available of 5 items

Henry VI, Parts I and II and Richard III tell the story of an exceptionally turbulent period in British history. These exhilarating and emotionally charged films feature some of Shakespeare's most eloquent and powerful l...

The last kingdom. Season 3
DVD
2018
5 available of 8 items

Dark forces are moving outside the court and when a powerful Danish warlord Bloodhair attacks, Uhtred must lead Wessex's forces into battle. He captures Bloodhair's mysterious lover, the savage sorceress Skade, who throw...

Royal palace secrets
DVD
2020
0 available of 3 items

Lucy Worsley explores three extraordinary royal palaces: the Tower of London, Hampton Court and Kensington Palace. During lockdown they're closed to visitors, but Lucy has the keys. From William the Conqueror to Princess...

The lady of the rivers —Gregory, Philippa.
Book
2011
25 available of 30 items

When the death of Joan of Arc shows her the dangers faced by strong women, Jacquetta, a psychic descendant of a river goddess, studies alchemy and becomes the secret wife of Richard Woodville before returning to the cour...

My Lady Jane —Hand, Cynthia, 1978- author.
Book
2016
9 available of 10 items

Edward is the King of England. He's also dying, which is inconvenient, as he's only sixteen and he'd rather be planning his first kiss than who will inherit his crown. Jane, Edward's cousin, is far more interested in boo...

At her majesty's request : an African princess in Victorian England —Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-
Book
1999
4 available of 4 items

Biography of the African princess saved from execution and taken to England where Queen Victoria oversaw her upbringing and where she lived for a time before marrying an African missionary.

The crown. Season 2
Blu-ray
2018
1 available of 3 items

Season two follows Queen Elizabeth through the late 1950s and early '60s as she struggles to find a way through a world that's changing around her. She must face the challenges of a new time, from the Suez Canal crisis t...

The White Princess
DVD
2017
0 available of 3 items

This eight-episode series sees England ostensibly united by the marriage of Elizabeth of York and Henry VII, but their individual and partisan rift runs deep, and the war that furies between them portends to tear the kin...

The greedy queen : eating with Victoria —Gray, Annie, author.
Book
2017
0 available of 1 items

"In the 19th century, a revolution took place in how we ate - from the highest table in the land to the most humble. Annie Gray's book is both a biography of Britain's most iconic monarch, and a look at the changing natu...

The wise woman —Gregory, Philippa.
Book
2008
13 available of 14 items

"Alys joins a nunnery to escape the poverty of her life on the moor with her foster mother, Morach, the local wise woman with whom she lives as an outcast, but she soon finds herself thrown back into the world when Henry...

Clockwork prince —Clare, Cassandra, author.
Book
2015
43 available of 51 items

As the Council attempts to strip Charlotte of her power, sixteen-year-old orphaned shapechanger Tessa Gray works with the London Shadowhunters to find the Magister and destroy his clockwork army, learning the secret of h...

Sword of kings —Cornwell, Bernard, author.
Book
2019
50 available of 57 items

Uhtred of Bebbanburg is a man of his word. An oath bound him to King Alfred. An oath bound him to Ǽthelflaed. And now an oath will wrench him away from the ancestral home he fought so hard to regain. For Uhtred has swor...

Lucy Worsley's 12 days of Tudor Christmas
DVD
2020
5 available of 8 items

Lucy Worsley recreates how Christmas was celebrated during the age of Henry VIII, eating, drinking, singing, dancing and partying as people did 500 years ago. On each of the traditional twelve days of Christmas, Lucy rev...

Did she kill him? : a Victorian tale of deception, adultery and arsenic —Colquhoun, Kate, 1964- author.
Book
2014
7 available of 7 items

In the summer of 1889, young Southern belle Florence Maybrick stood trial for the alleged arsenic poisoning of her much older husband, Liverpool cotton merchant James Maybrick. 'The Maybrick Mystery' had all the makings ...

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