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Deborah Cadbury, Princes at War: The British Royal Family’s Private Battle in the Second World War, Bloomsbury, 2015.

This is the story of a European royal family whose matriarch, Queen Victoria, had sought to maintain royal power through the dynastic marriages of her forty-two grandchildren, from her marriage with her beloved Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg. When they gathered … Continue reading

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