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Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother, and her support to the throne during four reigns.

Author: Dorothy Laird
Publisher: New York, Putnam [1966]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : [1st American ed.]View all editions and formats
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"Elizabeth Angela Marguerite Bowes-Lyon (4 August 1900 ? 30 March 2002) was the wife of King George VI and the mother of Queen Elizabeth II. She was queen consort of the United Kingdom from her husband's accession in 1936 until his death in 1952, after which she was known as Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother, to avoid confusion with her daughter, another Queen Elizabeth. She was the last Empress of India."--Wikipedia.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Elizabeth, Queen consort of George VI King of Great Britain; Elizabeth, Queen consort of George VI King of Great Britain
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dorothy Laird
OCLC Number: 915579
Description: 347 pages illustrations, portraits 23 cm
Contents: TABLE OF CONTENTS --
Queen Elizabeth today --
Betrothal to the king's son --
The wedding of the duke and duchess of York --
Entry into royal life --
The world tour together 00 Family circle --
Wife of the heir presumptive --
Queen consort --
The ebb of peace --
War --
The first hard years of peace --
The last years of King George VI --
Rebuilding a life --
Indian summer.

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"Elizabeth Angela Marguerite Bowes-Lyon (4 August 1900 ? 30 March 2002) was the wife of King George VI and the mother of Queen Elizabeth II. She was queen consort of the United Kingdom from her husband's accession in 1936 until his death in 1952, after which she was known as Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother, to avoid confusion with her daughter, another Queen Elizabeth. She was the last Empress of India."--Wikipedia.

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