Queen Victoria: Daughter, Wife, Mother, Widow

Queen Victoria: Daughter, Wife, Mother, Widow ᥔ Read a Queen Victoria: Daughter, Wife, Mother, Widow pdf ᦪ Kindle Ebook Author Lucy Worsley ᦼ Such a brilliant idea Drilling down into Victoria s diaries Worsley gives us Victoria in all her infinite variety queen and mother, matriarch and minxI loved it Daisy Goodwin, author, and creator of ITV s Victoria The glory of this book is in the details, and the specific moments, that Worsley chooses to single out for mention, and in her cheerful voice as she leads us by the hand to the next window of Victoria s life calendar The TimesWho was Queen Victoria A little old lady, potato like in appearance, dressed in everlasting black Or a passionate young princess, a romantic heroine with a love of dancing There is also a third Victoria a woman who was also a remarkably successful queen, one who invented a new role for the monarchy She found a way of being a respected sovereign in an age when people were deeply uncomfortable with having a woman on the throne As well as a queen, Victoria was a daughter, a wife, a mother and a widow, and at each of these steps along life s journey she was expected to conform to what society demanded of a woman On the face of it, she was deeply conservative But if you look at her actions rather than her words, she was in fact tearing up the rule book for how to be female By looking at the detail of twenty four days of her life, through diaries, letters and , we can see Victoria up close and personal Examining her face to face, as she lived hour to hour, allows us to see, and to celebrate, the contradictions at the heart of British history s most recognisable woman. 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    • 15
    • Kindle Edition
    • 1473651387
    • Lucy Worsley
    • 14 November 2017