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10 top royal love stories

- Monitor staff

2. "We Two," by Gillian Gill

Generally seen as one of history's most powerful and happily married couples, Queen Victoria and her consort Prince Albert enjoyed 20 years of marriage. Gill's book about their union is subtitled "Victoria and Albert: Rulers, Partners, Rivals," and her biography delivers a perceptive view of the husband and wife team that she labels "a forerunner of today's power couple."

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