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David Starkey is Honorary Fellow of Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge, and the author of many books including 'Elizabeth'; 'Six Wives: The Queens of Henry VIII' and 'Monarchy: England and Her Rulers from the Tudors to the Windsors'. He is a winner of the WH Smith Prize and the Norton Medlicott Medal for Services to History presented by Britain's Historical Association. He is a well-known TV and radio personality. He was made a CBE in 2007. He lives in London.

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Magna Carta The True Story Behind the Charter by David Starkey
Magna Carta The True Story Behind the Charter
David Starkey
To mark the 800th anniversary of the signing of Magna Carta, bestselling historian David Starkey explores its influence on Britain today. Taking us from the origins of the “Great Charter”, David Starkey explains its articles and how they have influenced...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/03/2016
Magna Carta The True Story Behind the Charter by David Starkey
Magna Carta The True Story Behind the Charter
David Starkey
May 2015 Non-Fiction Book of the Month. To mark the 800th anniversary of the signing of Magna Carta, bestselling historian David Starkey explores its influence on Britain today. Taking us from the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/04/2015
The Crown and Country : A History of England Through the Monarchy by David Starkey
The Crown and Country : A History of England Through the Monarchy
David Starkey
Featured on The Book Show on Sky Arts on 10 March 2011. From one of our finest historians comes an outstanding exploration of the British monarchy from the retreat of the Romans up until the modern day. This compendium volume...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2010
Henry: Virtuous Prince by David Starkey
Henry: Virtuous Prince
David Starkey
You'd think he'd run out of things to say but David Starkey keeps coming up with more and more fascinating stuff about Henry VIII. Whether you share his fascination for the Tudors or not this makes for a great read...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/03/2009

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