The Abdication of Edward VIII

77 years ago today, Edward VIII voluntarily abdicated the throne to marry his true love,  divorcee, Wallis Simpson.  Amid much uproar, his brother George VI,  became king.  Here at the library we have books and DVDs that discuss this moment in history.


w.e.       kingsspeech


abdication    THATWOMANcorrespondence     royalfeud     dutchessofwindsor

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