Queen Victoria – H3a Reading Group Review, 13 April 2011

Queen Victoria
By Elizabeth Longford 

 

Following “Birds Without Wings” and “Portrait of a Turkish Family”, both set in the early years of the 20th century,  the group wanted to read about what was going on outside Turkey in the same period, the Edwardian era (1901-1910) and the years leading up to WWI. It was felt that, in order to understand this period, knowledge of the Victorian period would be useful.  Elizabeth Longford’s book was read in conjunction with two DVDs on Queen Victoria’s life. Continue reading Queen Victoria – H3a Reading Group Review, 13 April 2011