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Book Review: VERA: Princess of the Imperial Blood Vera Konstantinovna by Paul Gilbert

*contains affiliate links* Princess Vera Konstantinovna of Russia was born on  24 April 1906 as the daughter of Grand Duke Konstantine Konstantinovich of Russia and his wife, Grand Duchess Elizabeth Mavrikievna (born Princess Elisabeth of Saxe-Altenburg). She had six brothers and one surviving sister.  She grew up in the splendour of Imperial Russia and was [read more]

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Book News Week 36

*contains affiliate links* Book News week 36: 4 September – 10 September 2023 The New Royals: Queen Elizabeth’s Legacy and the Future of the Crown  Paperback – 5 September 2023 (US) Queen Elizabeth II: A Photographic Portrait Hardcover – 5 September 2023 (US) Queen Elizabeth II: A Celebration of Her Life and Reign in Pictures  [read more]