Falling stars

The plight of the Windsors

President Obama and the First Lady trade smiles with Her Majesty, April 2009. © Anwar Hussein / Getty Images
President Obama and the First Lady trade smiles with Her Majesty, April 2009. © Anwar Hussein / Getty Images
About the author Peter Conrad

Peter Conrad’s most recent book is How the World Was Won. His Myths of the Day, based on a BBC radio series, will be published in 2016.

 
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