The Resource Behind the palace doors : Five Centuries of Sex, Adventure, Vice, Treachery, and Folly from Royal Britain., Michael Farquhar, (downloadable audiobook)

Behind the palace doors : Five Centuries of Sex, Adventure, Vice, Treachery, and Folly from Royal Britain., Michael Farquhar, (downloadable audiobook)

Label
Behind the palace doors : Five Centuries of Sex, Adventure, Vice, Treachery, and Folly from Royal Britain.
Title
Behind the palace doors
Title remainder
Five Centuries of Sex, Adventure, Vice, Treachery, and Folly from Royal Britain.
Statement of responsibility
Michael Farquhar
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Language
eng
Summary
Spanning 500 years of British history, Behind the Palace Doors is a revealing look at the secret lives of some great (and not-so-great) Britons, courtesy of one of the world's most engaging royal historians.Beleaguered by scandal, betrayed by faithless spouses, bedeviled by ambitious children, the kings and queens of Great Britain have been many things, but they have never been dull. Some sacrificed everything for love, while others met a cruel fate at the edge of an axman's blade.Behind the Palace Doors features stories covering every monarch, from randy Henry VIII to reserved Elizabeth II; debunks historical myths; serves up surprising anecdotes; and covers four family trees spanning every royal house, from the Tudors to the Windsors. From the truth behind the supposed madness of King George to Queen Victoria's surprisingly daring taste in sculpture, Behind the Palace Doors ventures beyond the rumors to tell the unvarnished history of Britain's monarchs, highlighting the unique mix of tragedy, comedy, romance, heroism, and incompetence that has made the British throne a seat of such unparalleled fascination
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Farquhar, Michael
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Narrator: James Langton
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  • Langton, James
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  • Nonfiction
  • Biography & Autobiography
Target audience
adult
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Behind the palace doors : Five Centuries of Sex, Adventure, Vice, Treachery, and Folly from Royal Britain., Michael Farquhar, (downloadable audiobook)
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http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=100337&titleID=581400
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Publication
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Unabridged
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digital storage
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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stereophonic
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spoken word
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spw
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rdacontent
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ocm00000015ca5b55-da0b-433d-a46f-ff8228a15d85
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unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 sound file
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  • online
  • electronic
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not applicable
Isbn
9781452622965
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(sound recording)
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  • audio
  • computer
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  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
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  • s
  • c
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digital
Sound
sound
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digital recording
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  • remote
  • other
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unknown
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15CA5B55-DA0B-433D-A46F-FF8228A15D85
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  • Requires OverDrive app 3.0 (Windows) / 1.0 (Mac) / 1.0 (Windows Mobile)
  • Format: OverDrive Listen
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Format: OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
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Label
Behind the palace doors : Five Centuries of Sex, Adventure, Vice, Treachery, and Folly from Royal Britain., Michael Farquhar, (downloadable audiobook)
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=100337&titleID=581400
Publication
Note
Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm00000015ca5b55-da0b-433d-a46f-ff8228a15d85
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 sound file
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781452622965
Isbn Type
(sound recording)
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
Stock number
15CA5B55-DA0B-433D-A46F-FF8228A15D85
System details
  • Requires OverDrive app 3.0 (Windows) / 1.0 (Mac) / 1.0 (Windows Mobile)
  • Format: OverDrive Listen
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Format: OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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