The Chrysalid Crown: An un-national history of the Crown in Australia 1808 – 1986

“As the great scroll of history unfolds many complicated incidents occur which it is difficult to introduce effectively into the pattern of the likes and dislikes of the epoch in which we live.”

Winston Churchill, addressing the House of Commons
on whether the regnal numbering of Queen Elizabeth should be different in Scotland and in England, 15 April 1953



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