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Review: Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey: The Lost Legacy of Highclere Castle (The Women of the Real Downton Abbey #1)

User Review  - Janice - Goodreads

This book is well-written and does provide some valuable insights of life among the aristocratic class in the Edwardian and post WWI eras. Almina is an interesting character. As a biography, this ... Read full review

Review: Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey: The Lost Legacy of Highclere Castle (The Women of the Real Downton Abbey #1)

User Review  - Jan - Goodreads

Lady Almina sounded like a wonderful person. She spent the last part of her life carrying out her "hobby" of nursing and caring for others. But the last half of the book got into some heavy detail ... Read full review

Review: Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey: The Lost Legacy of Highclere Castle (The Women of the Real Downton Abbey #1)

User Review  - Susie - Goodreads

Very interesting. Read full review

Review: Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey: The Lost Legacy of Highclere Castle (The Women of the Real Downton Abbey #1)

User Review  - Sydney Schoenhals - Goodreads

This book emphasizes one of my favorite parts of Downton Abbey- the transition that large estates had to make when WWI descended on Europe. The time was a fascinating one so Lady Almina and Highclere ... Read full review

Review: Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey: The Lost Legacy of Highclere Castle (The Women of the Real Downton Abbey #1)

User Review  - Diana - Goodreads

interesting history Read full review

Review: Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey: The Lost Legacy of Highclere Castle (The Women of the Real Downton Abbey #1)

User Review  - Corrie Beebe - Goodreads

First, I've never seen a single episode of the television show Downton Abbey. I did enjoy this historical biography of Lady Almina, the life and times of those around her. It is nearly impossible to ... Read full review

Review: Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey: The Lost Legacy of Highclere Castle (The Women of the Real Downton Abbey #1)

User Review  - Sara Scherer - Goodreads

It wasn't a bad read, but it was a slow read for me. It's more of a straight up history book - no dialogue or anything which is really important for me when reading a story, otherwise it just drags on ... Read full review

Review: Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey: The Lost Legacy of Highclere Castle (The Women of the Real Downton Abbey #1)

User Review  - Goodreads

The first world war figures prominently in this book as it did during Almina's life. Unfortunately I thought I was reading a book about an heiress marrying into a titled family and the grand house she ... Read full review

Review: Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey: The Lost Legacy of Highclere Castle (The Women of the Real Downton Abbey #1)

User Review  - Elizabeth - Goodreads

The first world war figures prominently in this book as it did during Almina's life. Unfortunately I thought I was reading a book about an heiress marrying into a titled family and the grand house she ... Read full review

Review: Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey: The Lost Legacy of Highclere Castle (The Women of the Real Downton Abbey #1)

User Review  - Rachel Boling - Goodreads

If you love Downton Abbey, you might be interested in this book. It follows the life of the real life counter-part of the women of Downton Abbey, Almina, and her husband, who discovered King Tut's ... Read full review


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