Part of the documentary series looking at the history of the British monarchy. This volume covers the period from 1837, when Victoria became queen, to the present day. Reigning for 64 years, the longest reign of any British monarch, Victoria presided over an empire of unparalleled size and power. She was succeeded by Edward VII in 1901, and his death in 1911 ushered in the current House of Windsor. Historian Alan Ereira provides expert analysis, while dramatic reconstruction illustrate the most important events of this period.