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The secret rooms: a true story of a haunted castle, a plotting duchess, and a family secret

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Grouping Titlesecret rooms a true story of a haunted castle a plotting duchess and a family secret
Grouping Authorcatherine bailey
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Grouping LanguageEnglish (eng)
Last Grouping Update2021-10-24 05:32:15AM
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Novelist Primary ISBN9780143124733

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display_description" For fans of Downton Abbey: the enthralling true story of family secrets and aristocratic intrigue in the days before WWI. After the Ninth Duke of Rutland, one of the wealthiest men in Britain, died alone in a cramped room in the servants' quarters of Belvoir Castle on April 21, 1940, his son and heir ordered the room, which contained the Rutland family archives, sealed. Sixty years later, Catherine Bailey became the first historian given access. What she discovered was a mystery: the Duke had painstakingly erased three periods of his life from all family records-but why? As Bailey uncovers the answers, she also provides an intimate portrait of the very top of British society in the turbulent days leading up to World War I"--
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subject_facetBelvoir Castle (England) -- History -- 20th century
Great Britain. -- Army -- Officers -- Biography
Nobility -- Great Britain -- Biography
Rutland, John Henry Montagu Manners, -- Duke of, -- 1886-1940
Rutland, John Henry Montagu Manners, -- Duke of, -- 1886-1940 -- Family
World War, 1914-1918 -- Great Britain -- Biography
title_displayThe secret rooms : a true story of a haunted castle, a plotting duchess, and a family secret
title_fullThe Secret Rooms A True Story of a Haunted Castle, a Plotting Duchess, and a Family Secret
The secret rooms : a true story of a haunted castle, a plotting duchess, and a family secret / Catherine Bailey
title_shortThe secret rooms
title_suba true story of a haunted castle, a plotting duchess, and a family secret
topic_facetBiography & Autobiography
Rutland, John Henry Montagu Manners
World War, 1914-1918