David Starkey is one of the UK’s most outstanding academics and a leading constitutional and monarchy expert. In this special collector’s edition box set we see the eminent historian and presenter bring to life powerful individuals with colourful characters using his unique and engaging gift as a communicator.
David Starkey’s Monarchy
An in-depth examination of what the English monarchy has meant, in terms of expression of the individual, the Mother of Parliaments, Magna Carta, the laws of England and the land of England.
* A Nation State
* Engla Land
* A United Kingdom
* Death of a Dynasty
David Starkey’s Monarchy: The Complete Second Series
A gripping biographical narrative of England’s royal rulers (stories of power, lust, treason and murder).
* The Crown Imperial
* King and Emperor
* The Shadow of the King
* The Stuart Succession
* Cromwell The King Killer
David Starkey’s Monarchy - The Complete Third Series
This is a captivating look into the complicated and turbulent history of England’s royal families.
David Starkey’s The Six Wives of Henry VIII
The women who married Henry VIII have become defined not by the way they lived but by the way their lives ended. In this DVD, David Starkey reveals them to be vibrant, powerful individuals who showed great dignity when faced with exile from the King’s favour, or even the executioner’s axe.
David Starkey’s Elizabeth
David Starkey chronicles the extraordinary life story of England’s greatest Queen, Elizabeth I, who reigned over 40 tumultuous years.
* From the Prison to the Palace
* The Virgin Queen
* Heart of a King
These discs are (PAL) format, and will work on all modern Australian & European DVD players.