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Jennie Lady Randolph Churchill

Follows the life of vivacious, adventurous Jennie Jerome, who was Winston Churchill's American mother.

The Howe dynasty : the untold story of a military family and the women behind Britain's wars for America —Flavell, Julie, author.

"In December 1774, Benjamin Franklin met Caroline Howe, the sister of British General Sir William Howe and Richard Admiral Lord Howe, in a London drawing room for "half a dozen Games of Chess." But as historian Julie Fla...

The grit in the pearl : the scandalous life of Margaret, Duchess of Argyll —Spence, Lyndsy, 1988- author.

Margaret, Duchess of Argyll's life was one of complexity and controversy. Born Ethel Margaret Whigham, the only child of a Scottish self-made millionaire and a beautiful high-society woman, her childhood was rich and spl...

Informal ambassadors American women, transatlantic marriages, and Anglo-American relations, 1865-1945 —Cooper, Dana, 1977-
EBook
2014

From 1865 to 1945, a number of prominent marriages united American heiresses and members of the British aristocracy. In Informal Ambassadors, author Dana Cooper examines the lives and marriages of the American-born, Brit...

Kick Kennedy [the charmed life and tragic death of the favorite Kennedy daughter] —Leaming, Barbara.
Book On CD
2016
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Kathleen 'Kick' Kennedy was the incandescent life-force of the fabled Kennedy family, her father's acknowledged 'favorite of all the children' and her brother Jack's 'psychological twin.' She was the Kennedy of Kennedys,...

Kick : the true story of JFK's sister and the heir to Chatsworth —Byrne, Paula, author.
Audio Book on CD
2016
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Filled with a wealth of revealing new material and insight, the biography of the vivacious, unconventional, and nearly forgotten, young Kennedy sister who charmed American society and the English aristocracy, and would b...

Kick Kennedy : the charmed life and tragic death of the favorite Kennedy daughter —Leaming, Barbara, author.

Kathleen 'Kick' Kennedy was the incandescent life force of the fabled Kennedy family, her father's acknowledged "favorite of all the children" and her brother Jack's "psychological twin." She was the Kennedy of Kennedys,...

The Mitford sisters —Lovell, Mary S., author.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2004

The lives and times of six aristocratic British sisters, exploring family relationships, artistic successes, scandals, and tragedies. Traces their involvements in clashing political ideologies between the World Wars. One...

Kick : the true story of Kick Kennedy, JFK's forgotten sister and the heir to Chatsworth —Byrne, Paula, author.

"Filled with a wealth of revealing new material and insight, the biography of the vivacious, unconventional--and nearly forgotten--young Kennedy sister who charmed American society and the English aristocracy and would b...

The Mitford Girls —Lovell, Mary S.
Restricted EAudiobook (NNELS)
2004

THE MITFORD GIRLS tells the true story behind the gaiety and frivolity of the six Mitford daughters - and the facts are as sensational as any novel: Nancy, whose bright social existence masked an obsessional doomed love ...

Dark Lady Winston Churchill's mother and her world —Higham, Charles, 1931-
Restricted EAudiobook (NNELS)
2012

In this sensational new book, bestselling author Charles Higham draws from previously overlooked sources in America and Britain to tell the fascinating story of Jennie Jerome, mother of Winston Churchill — feminis...

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