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Mountbatten: The Private Story


Lord Louis Mountbatten accepted the Japanese surrender in 1945, was the last Viceroy of India, and was murdered by the IRA. Behind the public acclaim which his wartime achievements brought him, he had vanity and a controversial lifestyle. He had influential connections with the Royal Family but made many enemies, including Winston Churchill, who never forgave him for his part in "giving away India", while courtiers in the Royal Household disliked him for his arrogance and interference. Both Mountbatten and his wife were ...

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Mountbatten: The Private Story
2008, History Press

ISBN-13: 9780750950367

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Mountbatten: The Private Story
1995, Pan Books, London

ISBN-13: 9780330340342

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Mountbatten: The Private Story
1994, Sidgwick & Jackson Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780283061738


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