Yugoslavia's last king - Petar II Karadjordjevic, who fled the Nazi occupation of his country just days after being proclaimed monarch at the age of 17 - was reburied with state honours in Serbia...
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Prince William: Born to be King - An Intimate Portrait
by Penny Junor
Hodder & Stoughton
H. M. Castor
Published by Templar
ISBN 978 184877 500 8
Henry VIII (1491-1547) is probably the most famous British king. He began his reign as an educated and...
Photographs of China dating from the 1860s to the early 1920s, including of Pu Yi on the roof of the Forbidden City, Peking, 1920s (left), that provide insights into the origins of modern China...
by Felipe Fernandez-Armesto
A Darker Place
by Jack Higgins