The Stories from the Life of Queen Victoria (1819-1901)
«The English like the Queens» (a saying)
Do you remember any English king, except Richard the Lion Heart and Henry VIII? No, you don’t. It isn’t surprising. Their reign was short and insignificant. On the contrary, the great English Queens ruled for a long time and occupied their place in history.
Elizabeth the First‘s reign lasted for about forty years.
Queen Victoria is the England’s longest- reigning monarch. She ruled for sixty-three years and two hundred and sixteen days.
Elizabeth the Second seems well on her way to ruling for sixty years.
Queen Charlotte never became the Queen of England…… ДАЛЕЕ ЧИТАЙТЕ НА РУССКОМ ЯЗЫКЕ