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The Duchess of Windsor : the secret life

Author: Charles Higham; Mazal Holocaust Collection.
Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill Book Co., ©1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Offers an intimate portrait of the American woman for whom a British King gave up his throne, and the glamour, rumor, and secrets associated with the Duke and Duchess of Windsor.
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Genre/Form: History
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Higham, Charles, 1931-
Duchess of Windsor.
New York : McGraw-Hill Book Co., ©1988
(OCoLC)571637660
Named Person: Wallis Warfield Windsor, Duchess of; Edward Windsor, Duke of; Edward Windsor, Duke of; Wallis Warfield Windsor, Duchess of; Wallis Simpson
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Higham; Mazal Holocaust Collection.
ISBN: 0070288011 9780070288010
OCLC Number: 17298287
Description: xiii, 482 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: A Baltimore Childhood --
A Stubborn Young Lady --
Running Up the Ladder --
A Stylish Marriage --
China --
Ernest --
The Prince --
Moving Toward the Throne --
Almost Glory --
Abdication --
Exile --
Wedding of the Decade --
Outer Darkness --
A Dark Plot --
Elba --
Murder in Nassau --
Return to Europe --
Wandering Years --
Late Afternoon --
Evening and Night.
Responsibility: Charles Higham.

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In the first biography since her death, Charles Higham (Brando) paints the most revealing portrait ever of the legendary American woman who caused an English king to renounce his throne--the Duchess  Read more...

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