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The British Monarchy: Politics, Money, and Public Image
October 3, 2018
Rutland Free Library
Image: Mark Jones/Wikipedia Commons
Americans were fascinated by the British royal family long before Meghan Markle, but few have understood its history. What role has the monarchy played in the British constitution? How is it financed, and how important is its public image? Middlebury professor Paul Monod addresses these questions.
- Phyllis and Michael Wells
For more information
- The Royal Family’s website
- “Here’s Why Americans Are So Obsessed With The Royals,” Huffington Post, 5/15/2018
The British Royal Family Through the Years, YouTube (1:27):