Last Curtsey: The end of the Debutantes [Audiobook] download free by Fiona Maccarthy

Last Curtsey: The end of the Debutantes Audiobook download free by Fiona Maccarthy
  • Listen audiobook: Last Curtsey: The end of the Debutantes
  • Author: Fiona Maccarthy
  • Release date: 2007/8/20
  • Publisher: FABER & FABER
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: History and Archaeology
  • ISBN: 9780571228607
  • Rating: 9.85 of 10
  • Votes: 434
  • Review by: Felicity Conn
  • Review rating: 7.67 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/27
  • Duration: 3H59M46S in 256 kbps (64 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-09-15
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: FLAC, MP3, MPEG4, WMA, WAV, MPEG-4 SLS (compression CAB, ZIP, RAR, XZ, BZ2)
  • Total pages original book: 320
  • Includes a PDF summary of 29 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 21M12S (5.8 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: Once upon a time the well-bred daughters of Britain's aristocracy took part in a female rite of passage: curtseying to the Queen. But in 1958 this ritual was coming to an end. Under pressure to shine - not least from their mothers - the girls became the focus for newspaper diarists and society photographers in a party season that stretched for months among the great houses of England, Ireland and Scotland. Fiona MacCarthy traces the stories of the girls who curtseyed that year, and shows how their lives were to open out in often very unexpected ways - as Britain itself changed irreversibly during the 1960s, and the certainties of the old order came to an end.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Biography: General, Postwar 20th Century History, From C 1945 To C 2000, Sociology: Customs & Traditions, British & Irish History
  • Download servers: Torrent Downloads, Mediafire, LaciCloud, Google Drive, 4Shared, Torrent, Hotfile. Compressed in CAB, ZIP, RAR, XZ, BZ2
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 7.61 USD
  • Dimensions: 124x196x18mm
  • Weight: 260g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom

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