The reluctant king : the life & reign of George VI, 1895-1952 /
On Friday, December 11, 1936, King Edward VIII abdicated the British throne to marry Wallis Simpson. The abdication came at a crucial time in history, with Hitler and Mussolini allied, and Europe moving toward war. Suddenly Edward's younger brother, Albert, had to assume the throne. At forty-on...
|Published:||New York : St. Martin's Press, ©1989.|
|Edition:||1st U.S. ed.|
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