From British Residency to Osmania University College for Women
500 facts about The Queen and her world
Elizabeth Revealed is a lively and affectionate celebration of The Queen’s long and eventful life. This gorgeously illustrated book blends personal and public, frivolous and factual in a tribute to an extraordinary woman and the sweeping social changes she has lived through. The enjoyable ‘500 facts’ format highlights surprising aspects of The Queen’s intimate life, the good and the bad years. It offers illuminating glimpses into a changing monarchy and royal family life as a young, elegant young princess developed into the most famous woman in the world.
Lucinda Hawksley is an award-winning British author, art historian, lecturer and television presenter. Her books include biographies, social histories and travel guides. She is the great-great-great granddaughter of Charles Dickens and his wife Catherine.
Millennia-old Central Asian civilisations, from the Neolithic to the Early Medieval period