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The Resource Elizabeth the Queen : the life of a modern monarch, Sally Bedell Smith

Elizabeth the Queen : the life of a modern monarch, Sally Bedell Smith

Label
Elizabeth the Queen : the life of a modern monarch
Title
Elizabeth the Queen
Title remainder
the life of a modern monarch
Statement of responsibility
Sally Bedell Smith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing on numerous interviews and never-before-revealed documents, acclaimed biographer Sally Bedell Smith pulls back the curtain to show in intimate detail the public and private lives of Queen Elizabeth II, who has led her country and Commonwealth through the wars and upheavals of the last sixty years with unparalleled composure, intelligence, and grace
Summary
A tribute to the life and enduring reign of Elizabeth II draws on numerous interviews and previously undisclosed documents to juxtapose the queen's public and private lives
Writing style
Award
Goodreads Choice Award, 2012.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10024570
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 941.085092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DA590
LC item number
.S55 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life of a modern monarch
Label
Elizabeth the Queen : the life of a modern monarch, Sally Bedell Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [627]-635) and index
Contents
A royal education -- Love match -- Destiny calls -- "Ready, girls?" -- Affairs of state -- Made for television -- New beginnings -- Refuge in routines -- Daylight on the Magic -- Ring of silence -- "Not bloody likely!" -- Feeling the love -- Iron Lady and English Rose -- A very special relationship -- Family fractures -- Annus horribilis -- Tragedy and tradition -- Love and grief -- Moving pictures -- A soldier at heart -- Long live the Queen
Control code
5541534
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxii, 663 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9781400067893
Lccn
2011023661
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn714724561
  • (OCoLC)714724561
Label
Elizabeth the Queen : the life of a modern monarch, Sally Bedell Smith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [627]-635) and index
Contents
A royal education -- Love match -- Destiny calls -- "Ready, girls?" -- Affairs of state -- Made for television -- New beginnings -- Refuge in routines -- Daylight on the Magic -- Ring of silence -- "Not bloody likely!" -- Feeling the love -- Iron Lady and English Rose -- A very special relationship -- Family fractures -- Annus horribilis -- Tragedy and tradition -- Love and grief -- Moving pictures -- A soldier at heart -- Long live the Queen
Control code
5541534
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxii, 663 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9781400067893
Lccn
2011023661
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn714724561
  • (OCoLC)714724561

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