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George III A Life in Caricature by Kenneth Baker

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Published by Thames & Hudson .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Biography: general,
  • British & Irish history: c 1700 to c 1900,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • History / Great Britain,
  • General,
  • 1738-1820.,
  • Caricatures and cartoons,
  • George,
  • III,,
  • King of Great Britain,

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10417080M
ISBN 100500251401
ISBN 109780500251409

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Sep 19,  · During his year reign, King George III led Britain to victory in the Seven Years’ War, successfully resisted Revolutionary and Napoleonic France, and presided over the loss of . Dec 15,  · The first full new study of George III in thirty years The sixty-year reign of George III (–) witnessed and participated in some of the most critical events of modern world history: the ending of the Seven Years’ War with France, the American War of Independence, the French Revolutionary Wars, the campaign against Napoleon Bonaparte and battle of Waterloo in , and . Jun 01,  · George III was an incredibly learned man and was interested in every aspect of the war in America. He spent weeks recording details about the French fleet, even taking note of . Jan 25,  · George III was the son of Frederick Louis, prince of Wales, and Princess Augusta of Saxe-Gotha. From his parents and their entourage, the young George imbibed an unreasonable dislike of his grandfather, King George II, and of all his policies. George was a .

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