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

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Sage Library System.
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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.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Pendleton Public Library 941.084 L326 (Text) 37801000674851 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 02/18/2021 Reshelving -
Ontario Community Library 920 LARMA (Text) 33330004563732 New Book Display Book Branch_Only_6months 02/15/2021 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250274847
  • ISBN: 1250274842
  • Physical Description: xviii, 352 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press 2021.

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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.
Subject: Windsor, Edward, Duke of, 1894-1972 > Abdication.
Windsor, Wallis Warfield, Duchess of, 1896-1986.
Great Britain > Kings and rulers > Abdication.
Great Britain > Politics and government > 1910-1936.
Great Britain > History > Edward VIII, 1936.
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.

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