British History

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Tudor, Queen, Lineage, Crown, Royal Family, Monarchy, Link, Veritas, Elizabeth I

The Tudor dynasty oversaw a transformative period of English history, with monarchs including Henry VII, Henry VIII, Edward VI, Mary I, and Elizabeth I. This era was marked by religious and political upheaval, including the English Reformation and the establishment of the Church of England. Henry VIII's six marriages and his break from the Catholic Church are particularly well-known. Elizabeth I's reign saw the defeat of the Spanish Armada and a flowering of English culture, with playwrights…

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Mietek Mietek
On 2 April 1982 Argentina invaded the English held Falkland Islands.  Britain's Prime Minister, Margaret Thatcher (The Iron Lady), promptly responded with force. In a series of violent clashes the British eventually secured the island after two months of enemy occupation. British Royal Marines, Marine Commandos, Royal Marine Commando, British Overseas Territories, British Armed Forces, War Photography, Royal Marines, British Soldier, British History

On 2 April 1982 Argentina invaded the English held Falkland Islands. Britain's Prime Minister, Margaret Thatcher (The Iron Lady), promptly responded with force. In a series of violent clashes the British eventually secured the island after two months of enemy occupation.

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Charles Saint
Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee: Program (1897) | by Toronto Public Library Special Collections                                                                                                                                                      More Queen, Queen Victoria, Victoria, England, London, Royal Family, Queens, Monarchy, Kingdom Of Great Britain

Program for a musical event held at Exhibition Park on June 22, 1897, featuring the Festival Chorus of the Toronto School Children. Title: God Save the Queen. / 1837 Diamond Jubilee. 1897 Creator: Unknown Date: 1897 Published: Toronto, Canada: 1897. Identifier: 1897. Diamond; i19_God Save the Queen 1897 Diamond Jubilee front Format: Ephemera Rights: Public domain More information: This image was published in connection with "Royal Fanfare", a TD Gallery exhibit running from September 22 to…

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Adrian Perkinson

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