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Heaven's Command

Jan Morris

The Pax Britannica trilogy is Jan Morris’s masterly telling of the British Empire from the accession of Queen Victoria to the death of Winston Churchill. It is a towering achievement: informative, accessible, entertaining and written with all her usual bravura. Heaven’s Command, the first volume, takes us from the crowning of Queen Victoria in 1837 to the Diamond Jubilee in 1897, moving effortlessly across the Empire, from the shores of England to Fiji, Zululand, the Canadian prairies and beyond. Truly gripping history.

The Pax Britannica trilogy is Jan Morris’s masterly telling of the British Empire from the accession of Queen Victoria to the death of Winston Churchill. It is a towering achievement: informative, accessible, entertaining and written with all her usual bravura. Heaven’s Command, the first volume, takes us from the crowning of Queen Victoria in 1837 to the Diamond Jubilee in 1897, moving effortlessly across the Empire, from the shores of England to Fiji, Zululand, the Canadian prairies and beyond. Truly gripping history.
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History

Description:

The Pax Britannica trilogy is Jan Morris’s masterly telling of the British Empire from the accession of Queen Victoria to the death of Winston Churchill. It is a towering achievement: informative, accessible, entertaining and written with all her usual bravura. Heaven’s Command, the first volume, takes us from the crowning of Queen Victoria in 1837 to the Diamond Jubilee in 1897, moving effortlessly across the Empire, from the shores of England to Fiji, Zululand, the Canadian prairies and beyond. Truly gripping history.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Roy McMillan

Length:

7h 30m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

03:35


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

07:01


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

05:45


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

05:26


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

04:55


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

06:06


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

06:02


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

07:49


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

03:35


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

06:02


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

06:14


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

07:19


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

04:55


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

04:19


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

04:34


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

04:35


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

06:42


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

06:43


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

04:49


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

05:30


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

04:03


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

07:08


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

07:22


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

04:14


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

06:34


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

06:05


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

06:36


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

02:46


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

05:43


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

05:34


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

04:59


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

06:22


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

06:12


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

05:57


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

06:35


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

06:58


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

05:14


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

07:27


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

05:09


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

06:19


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

05:02


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

06:28


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

06:54


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

06:29


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

06:04


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

05:22


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

03:51


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

06:27


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

06:35


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

05:02


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

05:51


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

05:07


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

04:11


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

05:14


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

04:23


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

06:12


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

03:38


Chapter 58
Chapter 58

06:35


Chapter 59
Chapter 59

05:31


Chapter 60
Chapter 60

04:55


Chapter 61
Chapter 61

06:01


Chapter 62
Chapter 62

04:27


Chapter 63
Chapter 63

07:17


Chapter 64
Chapter 64

05:48


Chapter 65
Chapter 65

03:06


Chapter 66
Chapter 66

07:39


Chapter 67
Chapter 67

06:16


Chapter 68
Chapter 68

07:01


Chapter 69
Chapter 69

06:37


Chapter 70
Chapter 70

05:53


Chapter 71
Chapter 71

05:13


Chapter 72
Chapter 72

05:38


Chapter 73
Chapter 73

06:04


Chapter 74
Chapter 74

05:22


Chapter 75
Chapter 75

04:49


Chapter 76
Chapter 76

06:16


Chapter 77
Chapter 77

05:22


Chapter 78
Chapter 78

06:55


Chapter 79
Chapter 79

06:11