Burke's royal families of the world, Volume 2

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Burke's Peerage, 1977 - Biography & Autobiography - 320 pages
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Brimming with a splendid assortment of extraordinary facts, unexpected connections, interesting and frequently hilarious anecdotes. It is rich in human character and indeed tells us far more about history than those who have a blinkered prejudice against 'genealogy' may realise.

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Contents

Botswana
8
The Imperial House of Ethiopia
38
The Royal House of Georgia
56
Copyright

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About the author (1977)

Hugh Montgomery-Massingberd is instigator and editor of an index covering some ten thousand country houses in Great Britain. He has published numerous books including "Family Seats," "Great British Families," and "Royal Palaces of Europe." He is also a regular contributor to "The Field," "The Spectator," and "Town and Country" among other magazines.
Christopher Simon Sykes specializes in the photography of architecture and interiors, and has written a number of books including "Private Palaces," "Country House Camera," and "Ancient English Houses." His photographs have appeared in many periodicals including "Vogue,"" Vanity Fair," "The World of Interiors," and "House and Garden."

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