It’s almost December already! Here’s your sneak peek at next month’s new royalty books. (As always, publication dates are subject to change.)
Soldier, Priest, and God by F. S. Naiden. A biography that focuses on the role of religion in Alexander the Great’s life and career.
King and Outlaw by Chris Brown. The life of Scotland’s unconventional military genius Robert the Bruce.
A Genealogy of Dissent by Eugene Y. Park. In early modern Korea, the Choson state conducted an extermination campaign against descendants of the preceding Koryo dynasty.
The Caesar of Paris by Susan Jaques. A cultural history of Napoleon Bonaparte’s fascination with ancient Rome and the Caesars.
The Gown by Jennifer Robson. Fictional account of embroiderers chosen to work on the wedding dress of Britain’s future queen Elizabeth II.
For the full list of new royalty books, visit the Royalty.nu Books page in December. Or, better yet, take a sneak peek at the page right now to see all the new books published in October and November!
If I could only read one of the books listed above, I would probably pick The Caesar of Paris to learn how Napoleon modeled himself on the Caesars. Which book would you choose?