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The King's speech

Author: Mark Logue; Peter Conradi
Publisher: London : Quercus, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'The King's Speech' is an intimate portrait of the British monarchy at a time of its greatest crisis, seen through the eyes of an Australian commoner who was proud to serve, and save, his King.
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: George, King of Great Britain; Lionel Logue; George, King of Great Britain
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Logue; Peter Conradi
ISBN: 9780857381118 0857381113
OCLC Number: 770692784
Notes: Originally published: 2010.
Description: 352 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 20 cm
Contents: Acknowledgments. Introduction. God Save the King. The 'common colonial'. Passage to England. Growing Pains. Diagnosis. Court Dress with Feathers. The Calm Before the Storm. Edward VIII's 327 Days. In the Shadow of the Coronation. After the Coronation. The Path to War. 'Kill the Austrian House Painter'. Dunkirk and the Dark Days. The Tide Turns. Victory. The Last Words. Notes. Index.
Responsibility: Mark Logue and Peter Conradi.

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