Wallis in Love
The Untold Life of the Duchess of Windsor, the Woman Who Changed the MonarchyBook - 2018
Before she was the woman who enticed a king from his throne, Bessie Wallis Warfield was a prudish girl from Baltimore. Morton shows how she transformed from a hard-nosed gold-digger to charming chatelaine, taking us through Wallis's romantic adventures in Washington, China, and London.
Publisher: New York : Grand Central Publishing/Hachette Book Group, 2018
Edition: 1st ed
Characteristics: xi, 386 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
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A portrait of the woman for whom Edward VIII infamously abdicated the British throne draws on journal entries, letters, and other previously unseen records to analyze her complex personality against the backdrop of Jazz Age London.
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