David Starkey's Monarchy

2018
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A United Kingdom (S1E5)

4.0 5 x
A tale of three Edwards: Edward I's bid to forge a 'United Kingdom', Edward II's disastrous rule and Edward III's restorative reign. David Starkey takes up the saga.
1:00:00

Dynasty (S1E4)

4.0 7 x
Hear about the ruthless ambition of Henry II of England - and his feud with Thomas Becket - as David Starkey sheds light on the Angevin kings of the 12th and 13th centuries.
1:00:00

Conquest (S1E3)

4.0 1 x
Learn more about the turbulent times that followed the Battle of Hastings and the Norman Conquest in David Starkey's meticulous study of the British monarchy.
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Dynasty (S1E4)

4.0 1 x
Hear about the ruthless ambition of Henry II of England - and his feud with Thomas Becket - as David Starkey sheds light on the Angevin kings of the 12th and 13th centuries.
1:10:00

Conquest (S1E3)

3.0 1 x
Learn more about the turbulent times that followed the Battle of Hastings and the Norman Conquest in David Starkey's meticulous study of the British monarchy.
1:00:00

Aenglaland (S1E2)

4.0 14 x
The Anglo-Saxons take centre stage in David Starkey's chronicle of the monarchy, from the Germanic migration to Britain in the fifth century up to the Battle of Hastings.
50:00

A Nation State (S1E1)

3.0 7 x
David Starkey revisits the Dark Ages to begin his extensive study of the British monarchy. Hear how Alfred the Great's stand against the Vikings helped create England.
1:00:00

Survival (S3E5)

4.0 1 x
Discover how the French Revolution of 1789 and the execution of Louis XVI led to problems for the British monarchy. The reigns of George III and Victoria bookend this study.
1:10:00

Survival (S3E5)

4.0 1 x
Discover how the French Revolution of 1789 and the execution of Louis XVI led to problems for the British monarchy. The reigns of George III and Victoria bookend this study.
1:05:00

The Glorious Revolution (S3E2)

4.0 3 x
The English revolution of 1688 saw William of Orange topple incumbent royal James II. David Starkey reveals how our constitutional monarchy evolved from this.
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