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5 edition of George VI found in the catalog.

George VI

a new biography

by Patrick Howarth

  • 389 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Hutchinson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • George -- VI, -- King of Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain -- King and rulers -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p277-280. - Includes index.

    StatementPatrick Howarth.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA584
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii,292p.,(16)p. of plates :
    Number of Pages292
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22450189M
    ISBN 100091710006

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      REVEALED: King George VI's World War II plot to save Elizabeth in case of Nazi invasion DETAILS of a daring wartime Royal escape plan which would have seen young Princess Elizabeth whisked away to. George VI served as king of the United Kingdom during World War II and was an important symbolic leader. He was succeeded by Queen Elizabeth II in (–)Born:

      Directed by Tom Hooper. With Colin Firth, Geoffrey Rush, Helena Bonham Carter, Derek Jacobi. The story of King George VI, his impromptu ascension to the throne of the British Empire in , and the speech therapist who helped the 8/10(K). No, Marion Crawford was the nanny George VI hired to care for his two daughters, the present queen and her sister - Elizabeth II and Margaret. George .


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