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summary The Mistresses of Cliveden ´ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ã ❮Reading❯ ➷ The Mistresses of Cliveden Author Natalie Livingstone – Citybells.co.uk A Sunday Times bestseller The Mistresses of Cliveden is the extraordinary story of how five women used their home to influence British society FReading The Mistresses of Cliveden Author Natalie Livingstone Citybells.co.uk A Sunday Times bestseller The Mistresses of Cliveden is the extraordinary story of how five women used their home to influence British society From its dawn in the 1660s to its twilight in the 1960s C A Sunday Times bestseller The Mistresses of Cliveden is the extraordinary story of how five women used their home to influence British society From its The Mistresses PDF \ dawn in the s to its twilight in the s Cliveden was an emblem of elite misbehaviour and intrigue Conceived by the Duke of Bu.
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Ckingham as a retreat for his scandalous affair with Anna Maria Countess of Shrewsbury the house later served as the backdrop for the Profumo Affair which would bring down a government and change the course of British historyIn the three hundred years between the Countess and Christine Keeler the house was occupied by a dynasty of remarkable women Elizabeth Villiers an intellectual who brokered the rise and fall of governments; Augusta of Saxe Gotha a minor German royal who almost became ueen of England; Harriet Duchess of Sutherland the glittering society hostess turned political campaigner; and Nancy Astor the cons.
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The Mistresses of ClivedenUmmate controversialist who became the first woman to take a seat in parliament Under the direction of these women Cliveden provided a stage for political plots and artistic premieres hosted grieving monarchs and republican radicals was idealised as a family home and maligned as a threat to national security The Mistresses of Cliveden is by turns a historical epic a political thriller a family drama and an intimate history of the relationships between people and place Above all it is a story about sex and power and the ways in which exceptional women have evaded exploited and confronted the expectations of their times..