A brief history of the House of Windsor

941.085 Pat

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A brief history of the House of Windsor

Paterson, Mike, 1956-

Philadelphia, PA : Running Press, 2013.

275 p. ; 20 cm.

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This Brief History tells the story of The House of Windsor. Starting with George V and going through Charles, Prince of Wales, all the way to Queen Elizabeth II. Plus it will touch on the next generations of the monarchy, with Prince William, Duchess Kate, and their son. The book will shed light on the fine line trodden between custom and modernity, grandeur and thrift, and influence and neutrality that has left this royal family more secure and appealing than ever.

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ISBN:

978-0-7624-4804-3 (pbk.)

Author:

Paterson, Mike, 1956-

Title:

A brief history of the House of Windsor / Michael Paterson.

VaryingTitle:

House of Windsor.

Publisher:

Philadelphia, PA : Running Press, 2013.

Physical:

275 p. ; 20 cm.

Notes:

"The making of a modern monarchy" -- Cover.

Notes:

"First published in the UK by Robinson, an imprint of Constable & Robinson Ltd., 2013" -- T.p. verso.

Notes:

Includes index.

Summary:

This Brief History tells the story of The House of Windsor. Starting with George V and going through Charles, Prince of Wales, all the way to Queen Elizabeth II. Plus it will touch on the next generations of the monarchy, with Prince William, Duchess Kate, and their son. The book will shed light on the fine line trodden between custom and modernity, grandeur and thrift, and influence and neutrality that has left this royal family more secure and appealing than ever.

Subject:

Windsor, House of.

Call:

941.085 Pat

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