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Edward VII (1841-1910), king of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, and the British dominions beyond the seas, and emperor of India

Colin Matthew

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/32975
Edward VII (1841-1910), king of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, and the British dominions beyond the seas, and emperor of India

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Education | Alternatives to studying | Oxford, Canada, Cambridge, and the army | Marriage, Sandringham, and official exclusion | A royal family | Royal unpopularity and its resolution | In India, 1875-1876 | Public duties | Public scandals | Nearing the throne: the succession and international affairs | Racing and other sports | The 'Marlborough House set' | Edward VII | Political relations, 1901-1905 | Political relations, 1905-1908 | Style and the leisure pursuits of a monarch | Scotland, Wales, and Ireland | The king and foreign policy: the tour of 1903 | Russia and Germany | A royal foreign policy? | Domestic affairs, 1908-1909 | The Lords, the Commons, and the king | Death and funeral | Edward VII in perspective

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Subjects: biography ; history

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