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Entitled: A Critical History of the British Aristocracy

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A polemical history of the British ruling class and how they ended up owning our nation.

The full, shocking story of the British aristocracy, from Anglo-Saxon times until the present day.
Exploring the extraordinary and sometimes pernicious social and political dominance enjoyed by the British aristocracy over centuries, Entitled seeks to explain how a tiny number of noble f
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Hardcover, 448 pages
Published September 7th 2017 by Doubleday
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Deirdre Doyle
Oct 17, 2018 rated it liked it
I saw this book in a book shop while in London and it sparked my interest enough to read it. The author has done a lot of research and it shows in all the detail - however at times it is overwhelming and feels like lists of aristocrats and their negative deeds, rather than any narrative being put on the “story’. The later chapters are an easier read. A diagram of the kings of England (and their relationship to their predecessor) would have been useful, esp for the lesser known pre-Tudors monarch ...more
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