The Kings And Queens Of England: The Stuarts

13/06/2005
  |  Buy to Own: 13/06/2005
  |  45 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC

Synopsis

Part of the documentary series looking at the history of the English and British monarchy. This volume examines the turbulent period from James I's succession to the throne in 1603 following the death of Elizabeth I, to the conclusion of the English Civil Wars when Parliament deposed Charles I and England became a republic. It then covers the eleven-year Protectorate of Cromwell's government to the resoration of Charles II in 1660, through the Glorious Revolution of 1688, to the death of Queen Anne and the coronation of the Hanoverian George I. Historian Alan Ereira provides expert analysis, while dramatic reconstructions illustrate the temper of the age.

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