Lecturer: Paul Marland
6 Tuesdays, beginning October 24, 2017. Almonte Public Library 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm,
While the course will trace the decline of the monarchy’s political power, it will also focus upon the most interesting stories of personality: Henry Vlll and his wives, the Virgin Queen and Mary of Scotland, the execution of Charles 1, the importing of the Hanovers, Victoria (with Albert, John Brown, and Abdul), the abdication of Edward Vlll, and the genius of Elizabeth ll.
Slides from the lectures