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The Resource The Mountbattens : the lives and loves of Dickie and Edwina Mountbatten, Andrew Lownie

The Mountbattens : the lives and loves of Dickie and Edwina Mountbatten, Andrew Lownie

Label
The Mountbattens : the lives and loves of Dickie and Edwina Mountbatten
Title
The Mountbattens
Title remainder
the lives and loves of Dickie and Edwina Mountbatten
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Lownie
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The intimate story of a unique marriage spanning the heights of British glamor and power that descends into infidelity, manipulation, and disaster through the heart of the twentieth century"--
Member of
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
collective biography
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11006299
Cataloging source
JBL
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Lownie, Andrew
Dewey number
  • 941.082092/2
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DA585.M6
LC item number
L69 2021
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Mountbatten family
  • Mountbatten of Burma, Louis Mountbatten
  • Mountbatten of Burma, Edwina Ashley Mountbatten
  • Nobility
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the lives and loves of Dickie and Edwina Mountbatten
Label
The Mountbattens : the lives and loves of Dickie and Edwina Mountbatten, Andrew Lownie
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 393-478) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Prologue -- Beginnings -- Students -- First loves -- Duty -- Honeymoon -- A marriage under threat -- Divergent paths -- A terrible scandal -- Playing to win -- Problems in the family -- At war -- Combined operations -- The Dieppe raid -- Supremo -- Relief work -- Love and marriage -- A poisoned chalice -- A tryst with destiny -- Governor-General -- A deeper attachment -- Malta again -- Separate lives -- Sea lord -- After Edwina -- Retirement -- Fixer -- Ireland -- Rumours -- Legacy
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books cloth edition.
Extent
490 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781643137919
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • on1265405313
  • (OCoLC)1265405313
Label
The Mountbattens : the lives and loves of Dickie and Edwina Mountbatten, Andrew Lownie
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 393-478) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Prologue -- Beginnings -- Students -- First loves -- Duty -- Honeymoon -- A marriage under threat -- Divergent paths -- A terrible scandal -- Playing to win -- Problems in the family -- At war -- Combined operations -- The Dieppe raid -- Supremo -- Relief work -- Love and marriage -- A poisoned chalice -- A tryst with destiny -- Governor-General -- A deeper attachment -- Malta again -- Separate lives -- Sea lord -- After Edwina -- Retirement -- Fixer -- Ireland -- Rumours -- Legacy
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books cloth edition.
Extent
490 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781643137919
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • on1265405313
  • (OCoLC)1265405313

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