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About the Author:
Coryne Hall is an historian, broadcaster and consultant specialising in the Romanovs and British and European royalty. Her books include 'Little Mother of Russia, a Biography of the Empress Marie Feodorovna 1847-1928'; 'Once a Grand Duchess. Xenia, Sister of Nicholas II' (with John Van der Kiste); 'Imperial Dancer. Mathilde Kschessinska and the Romanovs'; 'Princesses on the Wards. Royal Women in Nursing Through Wars and Revolutions' and 'Princess Olga. A Wild and Barefoot Romanov' (With H.H. Princess Olga Romanoff). She is a regular contributor to Majesty magazine, The European Royal History Journal, Royal Russia, Sovereign and Royalty Digest Quarterly.