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Spying on the royals / producer, Simon Berthon ; directors, Paul Elston, Chris Durlacher.

Elston, Paul, (television director.). Durlacher, Chris, (television director.). Berthon, Simon, (television producer.). West, Samuel, 1966- (narrator.). PBS Distribution (Firm), (publisher.).
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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library DVD 929.72 SPYING (Text) 37500004890527 Movies Available -
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch DVD HISTORY EUROPE BRITAIN (Text) 37516002037848 DVD Non-Fiction Shelf -- Adult Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library DVD 941.084 SPY 10396 (Text) 78551000644396 Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781531704742
  • ISBN: 1531704743
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (100 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Arlington, VA] : PBS Distribution, [2018]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from web page.
Originally broadcast on the PBS Network in 2017.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator, Samuel West.
Summary, etc.:
Declassified documents bring to light the secret story of the stunning events of 1936, detailing the most controversial espionage operation in British history, targeting King Edward VIII and his feisty American lover Wallis Simpson, both considered major security threats. Edward and Wallis were bugged, wire-tapped, and followed, on the orders of both the British king and the American president.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, wide screen (16x9); stereo.
Language Note:
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject: Windsor, Wallis Warfield, Duchess of, 1896-1986.
Windsor, Edward, Duke of, 1894-1972 > Marriage.
Nobility > Great Britain > Biography.
Great Britain > Social life and customs > 1918-1945.
Genre: Documentary television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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