The Hanoverians: German Rulers and Scotland’s Glory!

The Hanoverians were the most successful of all Britain’s dynasties: German monarchs chosen by the British people. When George I became King exactly three hundred years ago, it was not by divine right but by the Act of Settlement of 1701, passed by both the English and the Scottish Parliaments. This Act had led inexorably to the Parliamentary Union of 1707 …

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