George III A Personal History

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In George III: A Personal History, British historian Christopher Hibbert reassesses the royal monarch George III (). Rather than reaffirm George III's reputation as "Mad King George," Hibbert portrays him as not only a competent ruler during most of his reign, but also as a patron of the arts and sciences, as a man of wit and intelligence, indeed, as a man who "greatly enhanced the Cited by: This book is written by a third party view who had digested a selected written resources about George III.

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In George III: A Personal History, British historian Christopher Hibbert reassesses the royal monarch George III (–). Rather than reaffirm George III's reputation as “Mad King George,” Hibbert portrays him as not only a competent ruler during most of his reign, but also as a patron of the arts and sciences, as a man of wit and intelligence, indeed, as a man who “greatly 4/5(3).

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Prince George of Wales was born in Junetwo months prematurely, and at first he was not expected to survive. Ironically, he lived to be 81, the oldest. George III: A Personal History (Hardcover) Published January 11th by Basic Books First U.S.

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During his long life, and year reign, George III acquired many nicknames. "John Bull," "Farmer George," "the Mad King," and "the king who lost America," were just a few of the extra-curricular titles bestowed on him by a cynical press and a doubting p ublic.

He had succeeded to the throne in after the death of his grandfather George II. Get this from a library. George III: a personal history.

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I learned quite a bit about George's relationships with family, members of the household, court and government and famous artists, authors and musicians of the age/5(5).

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George III had a lifelong interest in the natural sciences and tended a. King George III was the King of Britain for over 6 great decades, making it the 2nd longest in the British history.

He got the throne from his grandfather (King George II) in and left the throne to his eldest son (King George IV) in his death on Janu