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King Charles III
DVD King

After the Queen's death, King Charles ascends to the throne and his hesitance over signing a bill into law causes a constitutional and political crisis.

Margaret: the rebel princess
DVD 941.085092 Mar

Profiles Princess Margaret, Queen Elizabeth's younger sister.

Mary Queen of Scots
DVD Mary

Queen of France at sixteen, widowed at eighteen, Mary Stuart defies pressure to remarry and instead returns to her native Scotland to reclaim her rightful throne. By birth, she also has a rival claim to the throne of Elizabeth I, who rules as the Queen of England. Mary asserts her claim to the English throne, threatening Elizabeth's sovereignty. Betrayal, rebellion, and conspiracies within each court imperil both Queens, driving them apart, as each woman experiences the bitter cost of power.

the Crown
DVD Crow

The British Empire is in decline, the political world is in disarray, and a young woman takes the throne – a new era is dawning. Queen Elizabeth II is a 25-year-old newlywed faced with the daunting prospect of leading the world's most famous monarchy while forging a relationship with legendary Prime Minister Sir Winston Churchill.

Victoria
DVD Vict

In 1837, a diminutive, neglected teenager is crowned Queen Victoria, navigates the scandal, corruption, and political intrigues of the Court, and soon rises to become the most powerful woman in the world.

White princess
DVD Whit

This eight episode series sees England ostensibly united by the marriage of Elizabeth of York and Henry VII, but their individual and partisan rift runs deep, and the war that furies between them portends to tear the kingdom apart again.

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