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The Resource Elizabeth the Queen : the life of a modern monarch, by Sally Bedell Smith, (text large print)

Elizabeth the Queen : the life of a modern monarch, by Sally Bedell Smith, (text large print)

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
by Sally Bedell Smith
Creator
Author
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
Member of
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
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Sally Bedell
Dewey number
  • 941.085092
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
DA590
LC item number
.S55 2012b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print biography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Elizabeth
  • Great Britain
  • Queens
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, by Sally Bedell Smith, (text large print)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Random House, 2011
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
887 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410445278
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011048545
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • 761855279
  • (OCoLC)761855279
Label
Elizabeth the Queen : the life of a modern monarch, by Sally Bedell Smith, (text large print)
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Random House, 2011
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
887 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410445278
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011048545
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • 761855279
  • (OCoLC)761855279

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