'Sophia' a fascinating story of a princess turned revolutionary

January 14, 2015 1:05 PM

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"Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary" by Anita Anand; Bloomsbury (432 pages, $30)

Born in England and a favored goddaughter of Queen Victoria, Princess Sophia Duleep Singh was thoroughly British. Yet she was also Indian - her father had signed his kingdom over to the British Empire - and that left Sophia caught between identities, something it would take her half a lifetime to un...

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