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The crown in crisis : countdown to the abdication / Alexander Larman.

Book
  • ISBN: 9781250274847
  • ISBN: 1250274842
  • Physical Description: xviii, 333 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First U.S. edition.
  • Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2021.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
George H. and Ella M. Rodgers Memorial Library 941.084 LARMAN 34510011175617 New Books Available -

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General Note:
"Originally published in Great Britain by Weidenfeld & Nicolson, an imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd., an Hachette UK company"--Title page verso.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-297) and index.
Summary, etc.:
"A definitive account of the abdication of Edward VIII in 1936 draws on archival material and interviews with the king's closest friends to detail the role played by the king's opponents and supporters and the resulting scandal at a time when war was imminent."--Provided by publisher.
Subject: Windsor, Edward, Duke of, 1894-1972 > Abdication.
Great Britain > Kings and rulers > Abdication.
Great Britain > Politics and government > 1910-1936.
Great Britain > History > Edward VIII, 1936.
Windsor, Wallis Warfield, Duchess of, 1896-1986
Genre: Biographies

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