The Men Who Tried to Kill a Queen: One monarch, seven would-be assassins and a storm of fury and media hype… BOB NICHOLSON asks what drove the multiple attempts to murder Victoria over the course of her reign

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Original languageEnglish
Number of pages7
Specialist publicationBBC History Magazine
Publication statusPublished - 28 Feb 2023


  • history
  • Victorian
  • Queen Victoria
  • Assassination
  • crime

Research Centres

  • Research Centre for Nineteenth-Century Studies

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