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Rose, Kenneth 1924-2014

Overview
Works: 13 works in 78 publications in 2 languages and 3,870 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Biography‡vDictionaries  Dictionaries  Handbooks and manuals  Biographies 
Roles: Author
Classifications: DA573, B
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Publications about Kenneth Rose
Publications by Kenneth Rose
Publications by Kenneth Rose, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Kenneth Rose
 
Most widely held works by Kenneth Rose
King George V by Kenneth Rose( Book )
27 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,799 libraries worldwide
This profile of one of the most popular sovereigns of recent British history chronicles his uninspired early life and his development into a competent and principled monarch
Superior person: a portrait of Curzon and his circle in late Victorian England by Kenneth Rose( Book )
15 editions published between 1969 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 806 libraries worldwide
The later Cecils by Kenneth Rose( Book )
10 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 627 libraries worldwide
History of the Cecil family of England and Wales between the late 1400s and 1975, with particular emphasis on the century between 1858 and 1958. The family held the hereditary title of Marquess of Salisbury, and various individuals over four centuries were elevated by Royalty to become Knights of the Garter. The family has also held such titles as the Earldom of Salisbury, the Earldom of Exeter, and the Earldom of Selborne. "Honours, it is true, sometimes conceal a want of political power or console for its loss. That has not been the experience of the Cecils ... this book largely concerns a single generation of the family: the five sons and two daughters of the third Marquess of Salisbury ... James became, even in middle age, a Conservative elder statesman, William a bishop, Robert the architect and champion of the League of Nations, Edward the guardian of Egypt's finances, Hugh a parliamentarian and Provost of Eton, Maud the duti- ful but assertive wife of a proconsul, Gwendolyn her father's biogra- pher ... In worldly terms they achieved important places and much honour. Only power eluded them. Promise was not matched by perfor- mance or character by accomplishment. They could confute but not convince; and although their failures were never commonplace, their their successes were often ephemeral. Theirs was the silver age of
Kings, queens & courtiers : intimate portraits of the Royal House of Windsor from its foundation to the present day by Kenneth Rose( Book )
6 editions published between 1985 and 1989 in English and held by 206 libraries worldwide
Elusive Rothschild : the life of Victor, third baron by Kenneth Rose( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Who's who in the Royal House of Windsor by Kenneth Rose( Book )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
Curzon : a most superior person : a biography by Kenneth Rose( Book )
7 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
William Harvey by Kenneth Rose( Book )
3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
A portrait of Curzon and his circle in late Victorian England by Kenneth Rose( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Intimate portraits of the Royal House of Windsor from its foundation to the present day by Kenneth Rose( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, 1917-1977 by Kenneth Rose( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
"Project quality management : why, what and how, 2nd edition" by Kenneth Rose( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in Undetermined and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Kenneth Rose Royal biographer and winner of the Whitbread Book Award
Kenneth Vivian Rose
Rose, K.
Rose, Kenneth Vivian 1924-
Languages
English (74)
Russian (1)
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