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The crown in crisis : countdown to the abdication  Cover Image Book Book

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

Summary

Summary:

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.

Item details

  • 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.

Contents / Notes

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-297) and index.
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.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Royalty.
HISTORY / Europe / Great Britain / 20th Century.
Genre: Biographies.

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NONFIC 941.084 LARMAN
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