(Episode 2) George III: Why Can't We Have Nice Things?
- George III's Papers and Letters
- A great BBC News article on George
- This fascinating analysis of G3’s mental state
1 Or, it could be that he provided funding for the creation of a 40-foot telescope that was used by William Herschel to discover Uranus, and Uranus was original named “Georgium sidus” (“Georgian Star”) after G3. There’s looking at the bright side, eh?↩
2 Kidding, of course. The most important thing is the fact that his urine might’ve been blue. For more on that, give Episode 2 a listen.↩