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  • Rosemary Stevens books
  • A Time of Scandal: Charles R. Forbes, Warren G. Harding, and the Making of the Veterans Bureau
    Views : 371
    Pages : 408

    by: Rosemary Stevens

    Publisher: pJohns Hopkins University Press

    Book Description

    A reconsideration of one of the most notorious scandals of the Warren Harding presidency.

    Charles R. Forbes (1877-1952), the first director of the U.S. Veterans Bureau, appears in the popular conception of the early 1920s as "a dashing playboy who embezzled approximately $200 million selling hospital supplies, took kickbacks from cont ... more

    Publish on

    2016-11-04

    ISBN-10: 1421421305

    ISBN-13: 9781421421308

    Language: English

  • The Bloodied Cravat (Beau Brummell Mysteries)
    Views : 364
    Pages : 304

    by: Rosemary Stevens

    Publisher: pBerkley Hardcover

    Book Description

    A third Regency adventure for George “Beau” Brummell, a legend of the early 19th century (Life on a Silver Tray, not reviewed, etc.). This time, Beau is a houseguest at Oatlands, country home of his adored Frederica, wife of the chronically unfaithful Duke of York. Beau is anxiously awaiting the arrival of his valet Robinson, who is b ... more

    Publish on

    2002-05-07

    ISBN-10: 0425185397

    ISBN-13: 9780425185391

    Language: English