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Daughter of empire : life as a Mountbatten

Author: Pamela Hicks
Publisher: London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Pamela Mountbatten was born at the end of the Twenties into one of Britain's grandest families. The daughter of Lord Louis Mountbatten and his glamorous wife Edwina Ashley, she was bought up by nannies and governesses as she was often parted from her parents as they dutifully carried out their public roles.

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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Named Person: Pamela Hicks; Pamela Hicks
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pamela Hicks
ISBN: 9780297864820 0297864823 9780297864837 0297864831
OCLC Number: 796276862
Description: 262 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Pamela Hicks.


A magical memoir about childhood in India by the daughter of Lord Louis and Edwina Mountbatten; a glimpse into the lives and loves of some of the twentieth century's leading figures.  Read more...


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This sharply observed and often funny memoir offers an intimate insight into historical events of the 20th century -- Jane Shilling * DAILY MAIL * Unsurprisingly, Pamela became one of the two Read more...

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