Russell, Ray. Princess Pamela, Being the Personal Journal of Miss Pamela Summerfield of Berkley Square, Mayfair, London
Divergence: 1837 CE
What if: Britain's Princess Victoria died in 1837, just before her father William IV and apparently the victim of poison.
Summary: Ernest Augustus becomes king of Great Britain in addition to Hanover on the death of his brother, and the world becomes a much worse place.
Published: Houghton Mifflin 1979 (0395282101BUY).