On Royalty

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Viking, 2006 - Europe - 370 pages
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Jeremy Paxman discusses how the role of our head of state has changed over the years and what the implications have been. With characteristic intelligence and humour, he looks at every aspect of the monarchy and how it has related to politics, religion, the military and the law.

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Review: On Royalty: A Very Polite Inquiry into Some Strangely Related Families

User Review  - Eric Mccutcheon - Goodreads

Definitely more of a book geared toward British readers about the state of their own monarchy and not so much about the system in general. It has some interesting moments but nothing more. Read full review

Review: On Royalty: A Very Polite Inquiry into Some Strangely Related Families

User Review  - Frank O'connor - Goodreads

This is a book about the psychology of monarchy, examined from the perspective of both the monarch and their subjects. Its general theses is that the monarchy, like religion, is an irrational ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
1
First Find a Throne
25
Next Produce an Heir
45
Copyright

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