Sunday, January 25, 2009

Three Generations

 Queen Elisabeth of Belgium, her daughter Marie-José, and her grand-daughter Maria Pia.

An excellent biography of Marie-José may be found, in limited preview, here.

A biography of her husband, King Umberto II of Italy, may be found, in limited preview, here.

2 comments:

Ms. Lucy said...

Hummingbird, is this the whole book on line??? I just checked out the site!

hummingbird said...

It is listed as "limited preview" on Google Books. It is quite extensive, though, but I recall trying to read it online and getting cut off periodically, at exciting points; so I ended up getting a copy from the library. At a certain point I would be told: "You have reached your viewing limit for this book."