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Author Harris, Frances

Title The general in winter : the Marlborough-Godolphin friendship and the reign of Queen Anne / Frances Harris
Edition First edition
Published Oxfor : Oxford University Press, 2017
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Summary A story of love and friendship between Captain-General John Churchill, Duke of Marlborough, the prime minister Sidney, Earl of Godolphin, and Marlborough's wife Sarah during the reign of Queen Anne. The work traces their role in the union of England and Scotland, and throws a new light on this formative period of British and European history
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Godolphin, Sidney Godolphin, Earl of, 1645-1712 -- Friends and associates
Marlborough, John Churchill, Duke of, 1650-1722 -- Friends and associates
Godolphin, Sidney Godolphin, Earl of, 1645-1712.
Marlborough, John Churchill, Duke of, 1650-1722.
HISTORY -- Europe -- Great Britain.
Great Britain -- History -- Anne, 1702-1714
Great Britain.
Genre/Form Electronic book
Form Electronic book
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0192523325 (electronic bk.)
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