The House Of Mitford

Author: Jonathan Guinness
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ISBN: 1474603181
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Among the six daughters and one son born to David, second Lord Redesdale, and his wife Sydney were Nancy, the novelist and historian; Diana, who married fascist leader Sir Oswald Mosley; Unity, friend of Hitler; Jessica, who became a communist and then an investigative journalist; and Deborah, Duchess of Devonshire and mistress of Chatsworth. 'The Mitford Girls', as John Betjeman called them, were one of the twentieth century's most controversial families; said to be always either in shrieks of laughter or floods of tears, they were glamorous, romantic and - especially in politics - extreme. Yet the teasing, often bordering on cruelty, the flamboyant contrasts and the violent disagreements, hid a powerful affection, subtle likenesses in character and a powerful underlying unity.

The Lives Of The Speakers Of The House Of Commons

Author: James Alexander Manning
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The Lives Of The Speakers Of The House Of Commons From The Time Of King Edward Iii To Queen Victoria

Author: James Alexander Manning
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New York Magazine

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New York magazine was born in 1968 after a run as an insert of the New York Herald Tribune and quickly made a place for itself as the trusted resource for readers across the country. With award-winning writing and photography covering everything from politics and food to theater and fashion, the magazine's consistent mission has been to reflect back to its audience the energy and excitement of the city itself, while celebrating New York as both a place and an idea.

The House Of Lords Cases On Appeals And Writs Of Error Claims Of Peerage And Divorces

Author: Great Britain. Parliament. House of Lords
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The Law Times Reports Of Cases Decided In The House Of Lords The Privy Council The Court Of Appeal New Series

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Accounts And Papers Of The House Of Commons

Author: Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons
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