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King Edward VIII A Life by Philip Ziegler

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Published by Ballantine Books .
Written in English


  • General,
  • Biography & Autobiography / General,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • 1894-1972,
  • Biography,
  • Duke of,,
  • Edward VIII, 1936,
  • Great Britain,
  • History,
  • Kings and rulers,
  • Windsor, Edward,,
  • Biography/Autobiography

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages620
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9386639M
ISBN 100345375637
ISBN 109780345375636

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