Victoria: an intimate biography

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Truman Talley Books/Plume, 1987 - Biography & Autobiography - 700 pages
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A major biography of Queen Victoria--the first complete life of her in over twenty years--and the first to be written by an American. Illustrated.

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User Review  - Joyce M. Tice - Goodreads

Thorougly enjoyed this detailed account of the life of Victoria. Read full review

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User Review  - Kelly Grossmann - Goodreads

I thought the beginning of this book was good, Victoria struggling to become Queen. I thought the rest of the book was very boring and I found myself skipping pages and even whole chapters just to get it over with, cause I knew I had better books to read. Read full review


Jubilee 1887
Alexandrine Victoria 18171820
Gilded Cage 18201830

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Stanley Weintraub is a historian, a biographer, and a professor emeritus of the arts and humanities at Penn State University. He is the author of "Silent Night: The Story of the 1914 Christmas Truce" and "General Washington's Christmas Farewell". He lives with his wife in Newark, Delaware.

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