Queen Elizabeth's Diamond Jubilee

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Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Website
Elizabeth the Queen : the life of a modern monarch / Sally Bedell Smith

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

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, providing coverage of such topics as her teen romance with Philip, her contributions during World War II and the scandals that have challenged her family.

Our times : the age of Elizabeth II / A.N. Wilson

Our times : the age of Elizabeth II / A.N. Wilson

Explores more than 50 years of British history under Queen Elizabeth, from postwar austerity, through the end of the British empire and the emergence of American a superpower, to the multicultural Britain of today.

The Queen [DVD-videorecording]

The Queen [DVD-videorecording]

Portrays the crisis in the British royal family immediately following the death of Princess Diana as Queen Elizabeth II reconciles her tradition-bound world with a modern Great Britain.

 

Lilibet : an intimate portrait of Elizabeth II / Carolly Erickson

Lilibet : an intimate portrait of Elizabeth II / Carolly Erickson

Presents an intimate study of Queen Elizabeth II, from her protected childhood, to her ascension to the throne at the age of twenty-five, to the personal and national challenges she has confronted during her fifty years on the throne of Great Britain.

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