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'A very good listener and quite a clever man'

Advantages: Very objective yet still sympathetic biography
Disadvantages: Not for the casual reader

King Edward VII The main facts about King Edward VII (1841-1910) are probably reasonably well-known. He was regarded as oversexed by his parents, Queen Victoria and the Prince Consort, blamed by the former for breaking the latterís heart and causi ...

JOHNV 14.05.2013 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Bertie - Jane Ridley

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I love the sound of breaking glass

Advantages: A quite different look at the Jewish WW2 experience
Disadvantages: Shocking in places so not for the over-sensitive

Clear as Crystal ĎBroken Glass Broken Livesí is Rita Kuhnís first hand account of growing up in Berlin in the 1930s and 40s during Hitlerís Nazi regime. You could be forgiven (sort of) for thinking that surely thereís not much more to be written abou ...

koshkha 06.11.2013 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Broken Glass, Broken Lives - Rita J. Kuhn

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