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A Brief History of the Private Life of Elizabeth II

A Brief History of the Private Life of Elizabeth II
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ISBN 9781780330747 (electronic bk.)
178033074X (electronic bk.)
Author Paterson, Michael
Title A Brief History of the Private Life of Elizabeth II [electronic resource].
Publisher/Date New York : Constable & Robinson, 2012.
Pagination etc. 1 online resource (339 p.)
Contents note Cover; Author biography; Title page; Dedication page & Copyright page; Contents; Preface; INTRODUCTION; PRINCESS, 1926-1939; WARTIME, 1939-1947; NEW ERA, 1947-1952; YOUNG QUEEN, 1952-1960; MATURITY, 1960-1970; JUBILEE, 1970-1980; REVIVAL, 1980-1990; HORRIBILIS, 1990-2000; MATRIARCH, 2000-2012; Further Reading; Index.
Summary Note Elizabeth II is within a few years of becoming the longest-reigning British monarch. A personally quiet, modest and dutiful person, she is far better-informed about the lives of her subjects than they often realize. She has known every Prime Minister since Winston Churchill and every American President since Eisenhower. Yet what of the woman behind the crown? The book seeks to take a new look at this exhaustively-documented life and show how Queen Elizabeth became the person she is. Who, and what, have been the greatest influences upon her? What are her likes and dislikes? What are her hobbie.
Subject - Name Elizabeth -- II, Queen of Great Britain, 1926-
Subject Queens -- Great Britain -- Biography
Great Britain -- Kings and rulers -- Biography
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