Reference Entry

Anne (1665-1714), queen of Great Britain and Ireland

Edward Gregg

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Early years | Marriage and the reign of James II | The revolution of 1688-1689 | The reign of William and Mary, 1689-1694 | William alone, 1695-1702 | A tory queen, 1702-1704 | The move to moderation | Blenheim and the 'tack' | Second parliament and issues of succession | Pursuit of a mixed ministry | The bishoprics crisis, 1707 | The fall of Harley, 1708 | General election and junto challenge | Death of Prince George | Negotiations at The Hague and the battle of Malplaquet, 1709 | The queen strikes back, 1709-1710 | The great changes, 1710 | Tory ministry and the final break with Sarah | The treaty of Utrecht, 1711-1713 | The succession question, 1713-1714 | Death and reputation

Reference Entry.  23825 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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