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Battle royal : Edward VIII & George VI : brother against brother

Author: Kirsty McLeod
Publisher: London : Constable, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is the story of the two eldest sons of George V - David and Bertie - who became King Edward VIII and King George VI. Their emergence into adulthood and their marriages to Wallis Simpson and Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon are recounted, looking at the heart of the family itself.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
McLeod, Kirsty, 1947-
Battle royal.
London : Constable, 1999
(OCoLC)607319862
Named Person: Edward Windsor, Duke of; George, King of Great Britain; House of Windsor; George, King of Great Britain.; George, King of Great Britain; Edward Windsor, Duke of; House of Windsor; Edward of Windsor; Georges, (roi de Grande-Bretagne ;; Windsor (maison de)
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kirsty McLeod
ISBN: 0094793204 9780094793200
OCLC Number: 40838990
Description: xii, 270 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Kirsty McLeod.
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The story of the two eldest sons of George V, who became Edward VIII and George VI, showing how they emerged into adulthood scarred by their cold mother and bullying father. One confident and  Read more...

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