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The Duchess : Camilla Parker Bowles and the love affair that rocked the crown / Penny Junor.

Junor, Penny, (author.).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Altoona Area Public Library 941.086 JUN (Text) 33240004516368 Adult Nonfiction Checked Out 08/09/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062471109
  • ISBN: 0062471104
  • Physical Description: xxi, 294 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First U.S. edition
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2018.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 275-276) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The problem -- Debs' delight -- Medals not money -- History -- The foundation years -- The stuffed stoat -- Swinging sixties -- Mrs PB -- The attentions of a prince -- An education -- A suitable bride -- Dishonesty all around -- A state of mind -- The stuff of nightmares -- Princess of Wales -- A plea for help -- For King and country -- Annus horribilis -- The final salvos -- Dark days -- Divorce -- Blackadder -- Week of waiting -- A low profile -- Raw recruit -- Coming out -- A little local difficulty -- U-turn -- Final furlong -- It girl -- Staying sane -- Pillars of interest -- A good read -- Nothing to prove -- In the family -- Bedside manner -- Abroad -- WOW -- Making a difference -- Domestic violence -- Mending fences -- The future.
Summary, etc.:
The esteemed royal biographer traces the unlikely and extraordinary story of the once-reviled wife of Britain's Prince Charles, detailing her roles in some of the darkest days of the modern monarchy and her role in helping restore its reputation.
Subject: Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, 1947-
Charles, Prince of Wales, 1948-
Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, 1947- > Marriage.
Charles, Prince of Wales, 1948- > Marriage.
Princes > Great Britain > Biography.
Mistresses > Great Britain > Biography.
Monarchy > Great Britain > History.
Royal couples > Great Britain > Biography.
Genre: Biography.
History.
Biographies.
Nonfiction.

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