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People/Characters: Sarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough

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1700: Scenes from London Life by Maureen Waller
An account of the conduct of the Dowager Duchess of Marlborough, from her first coming to Court, to the year 1710. In a letter from herself to my Lord - by Sarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough
At Home: A Short History of Private Life by Bill Bryson
Blenheim And the Churchill Family: A Personal Portrait by Lady Henrietta Spencer-Churchill
Blenheim: Biography of a Palace by Marian Fowler
Blood Royal: The Story of the Spencers and the Royals by John Pearson
Courting Her Highness by Jean Plaidy
Don't Know Much About the Kings and Queens of England by Kenneth C. Davis
Duchess: A Novel of Sarah Churchill by Susan Holloway Scott
Elizabeth & Leicester: Power, Passion, Politics by Sarah Gristwood
England Under Queen Anne: Blenheim by George Macaulay Trevelyan
The English Spirit by A. L. Rowse
The Favourite: Sarah, Duchess of Marlborough by Ophelia Field
The first Churchill: The life of John, 1st Duke of Marlborough by George Malcolm Thomson
Great Tales from English History Omnibus by Robert Lacey
The Last of the Stuarts by Jean Plaidyin fiction
Lord Churchill's Coup: The Anglo-American Empire and the Glorious Revolution Reconsidered by Stephen Saunders Webb
Marlborough's Duchess by Louis Kronenberger
Marlborough: England's Fragile Genius by Richard Holmes
Marlborough: His Life and Times by Winston S. Churchill
The Marlboroughs: John and Sarah Churchill 1650-1744 by Christopher Hibbert
Mätressen und Favoriten: Ein biographisches Handbuch by Anna Eunike Röhrig
Not in Front of the Corgis by Brian Hoey
A Passion for Government: The Life of Sarah, Duchess of Marlborough by Frances Harris
Queen Anne by Edward Gregg
Queen Anne: The Politics of Passion by Anne Somerset
Royal Sisters: The Story of the Daughters of James II by Jean Plaidy
Sarah Duchess of Marlborough by David Green
I Shall Not Cease: The story of Blenheim Palace by Kay Macaulife
Sovereign Ladies: Sex, Sacrifice, and Power--The Six Reigning Queens of England by Maureen Waller
The Spencers of Althorp by Georgina Battiscombe
The Spencers: A Personal History of an English Family by Charles Spencer, Earl Spencer
Ten fascinating women by Elizabeth Jenkins
Ungrateful Daughters: The Stuart Princesses Who Stole Their Father's Crown by Maureen Waller
William and Mary by John Van der Kiste
Women in Early Modern England 1550-1720 by Sara Mendelson

Character description

Sarah Churchill, née Jennings (1660-1744), Duchess of Marlborough, was the long-time intimate friend and power behind the throne of Queen Anne I of England. She grew more imperious over the years and was eventually dismissed by the queen in 1710. She and her husband John Churchill built Blenheim Palace.

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