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From Victoria Rock to Mount George V, how royal is Canada?

There are some 1,500 royal place names in the country, mostly in Ontario, Quebec and B.C.
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Meghan and Prince Harry’s baby, Prince Naruhito and Queen Victoria: Royals to Watch

Births, abdications and makeovers for the world’s royal families in 2019
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It’s time to embrace the ’Mother of Confederation’

This week marks the 150th anniversary of Queen Victoria’s granting Royal Assent to the British North America Act
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Are we ready for a sexy Queen Victoria?

A new TV series shows her as a flirty teenage queen. But is there such a thing as too much royal sex?
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Interactive timelines: Comparing the reigns of Victoria and Elizabeth

The Victorian and Elizabethan eras were marked by massive change
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Crown calculus: The math behind Queen Victoria’s record reign

Our annotated breakdown of how Windsor Castle’s bibliographer measured the exact minute Queen Elizabeth II will take the crown for longest reign
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She was Queen of Britain—but also a woman

A.N. Wilson’s bio of Queen Victoria uncovers a personal life ignored by earlier historians
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A how-to guide for censoring a queen

Two gentlemen editors censored a queen and created a legend
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What the editors of Queen Victoria’s letters left out

A review of ’Censoring Queen Victoria: How Two Gentlemen Edited a Queen and Created an Icon’ by Yvonne Ward
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Downton Abbey: In a season of weird episodes ... look, Mr. Bates!

Patricia Treble on the latest episode and the rituals of mourning