přejít na obsah
The real Elizabeth : an intimate portrait of Queen Elizabeth II Náhled dokumentu
ZavřítNáhled dokumentu
Probíhá kontrola...

The real Elizabeth : an intimate portrait of Queen Elizabeth II

Autor Andrew Marr
Vydavatel: New York : Henry Holt and Co., 2012.
Vydání/formát:   Tištěná kniha : Biography : English : 1st U.S. edZobrazit všechny vydání a formáty
Databáze:WorldCat
Shrnutí:
A surprising and very personal biography of a woman who may be the world's last great queen, published to coincide with the sixtieth anniversary of her reign.
Hodnocení:

(ještě nehodnoceno) 0 zobrazit recenze - Buďte první.

Předmětová hesla:
Více podobných

 

Vyhledat exemplář v knihovně

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Vyhledávání knihoven, které vlastní tento dokument...

Detaily

Žánr/forma: History
Biography
Osoba: Elizabeth, Queen of Great Britain; Elizabeth, Queen of Great Britain; Elizabeth, Queen of Great Britain; Elizabeth, Queen of Great Britain
Typ materiálu: Biography
Typ dokumentu Kniha
Všichni autoři/tvůrci: Andrew Marr
ISBN: 9780805094169 0805094164
OCLC číslo: 740627026
Poznámky: "Originally published as Diamond Queen: Elizabeth II and her people in Great Britain in 2011 by Macmillan UK, London."
Popis: xv, 349 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Obsahy: Preface to the U.S. edition --
Prologue: what the Queen does --
Dynasty is destiny: how the British monarchy remade itself --
Lilibet --
Interlude: the Queen in the world --
The Queen at work --
Interlude: Britannia and the waves --
Off with her head! the Queen in the sixties --
Interlude: money --
Into the maelstrom --
Epilogue: the future.
Jiné tituly: Diamond Queen
Odpovědnost: Andrew Marr.

Anotace:

A surprising and very personal biography of a woman who may be the world's last great queen, published to coincide with the sixtieth anniversary of her reign.

"Elizabeth II, one of England's longest-reigning monarchs, is an enigma. In public, she confines herself to optimistic pieties and guarded smiles; in private, she is wry, funny, and an excellent mimic. Now, for the first time, one of Britain's leading journalists and historians gets behind the mask and tells us the fascinating story of the real Elizabeth. Born shortly before the Depression, Elizabeth grew up during World War II and became queen because of the shocking abdication of her uncle and the early death of her father. Only twenty-five when she ascended the throne, she has been at the apex of the British state for nearly six decades. She has entertained and known numerous world leaders, including every U.S. president since Harry Truman. Brought up to regard family values as sacred, she has seen all but one of her children divorce; her heir, Prince Charles, conduct an adulterous affair before Princess Diana's death; and a steady stream of family secrets poured into the open. Yet she has never failed to carry out her duties, and she has never said a word about any of the troubles she has endured. Andrew Marr, who enjoys extraordinary access to senior figures at Buckingham Palace, has written a revealing and essential book about a woman who has managed to remain private to the point of mystery throughout her reign."--Jacket.

Recenze

Recenze vložené uživatelem
Nahrávání recenzí GoodReads...
Přebírání recenzí DOGO books...

Štítky

Buďte první.
Potvrdit tento požadavek

Tento dokument jste si již vyžádali. Prosím vyberte Ok pokud chcete přesto v žádance pokračovat.

Propojená data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/740627026> # The real Elizabeth : an intimate portrait of Queen Elizabeth II
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "740627026" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1085637> ; # Queens
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/941.085092/e23/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1020687844#Place/great_britain> ; # Great Britain
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> ; # Great Britain.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1020687844#Topic/queens_great_britain> ; # Queens--Great Britain
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/20471592> ; # Queen of Great Britain Elizabeth II
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1020687844#Person/elizabeth_ii_queen_of_great_britain_1926> ; # Queen of Great Britain Elizabeth II
   schema:bookEdition "1st U.S. ed." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/32085558> ; # Andrew Marr
   schema:datePublished "2012" ;
   schema:description "A surprising and very personal biography of a woman who may be the world's last great queen, published to coincide with the sixtieth anniversary of her reign."@en ;
   schema:description "Preface to the U.S. edition -- Prologue: what the Queen does -- Dynasty is destiny: how the British monarchy remade itself -- Lilibet -- Interlude: the Queen in the world -- The Queen at work -- Interlude: Britannia and the waves -- Off with her head! the Queen in the sixties -- Interlude: money -- Into the maelstrom -- Epilogue: the future."@en ;
   schema:description ""Elizabeth II, one of England's longest-reigning monarchs, is an enigma. In public, she confines herself to optimistic pieties and guarded smiles; in private, she is wry, funny, and an excellent mimic. Now, for the first time, one of Britain's leading journalists and historians gets behind the mask and tells us the fascinating story of the real Elizabeth. Born shortly before the Depression, Elizabeth grew up during World War II and became queen because of the shocking abdication of her uncle and the early death of her father. Only twenty-five when she ascended the throne, she has been at the apex of the British state for nearly six decades. She has entertained and known numerous world leaders, including every U.S. president since Harry Truman. Brought up to regard family values as sacred, she has seen all but one of her children divorce; her heir, Prince Charles, conduct an adulterous affair before Princess Diana's death; and a steady stream of family secrets poured into the open. Yet she has never failed to carry out her duties, and she has never said a word about any of the troubles she has endured. Andrew Marr, who enjoys extraordinary access to senior figures at Buckingham Palace, has written a revealing and essential book about a woman who has managed to remain private to the point of mystery throughout her reign."--Jacket."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1020687844> ; # Diamond Queen
   schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
   schema:genre "History"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "The real Elizabeth : an intimate portrait of Queen Elizabeth II"@en ;
   schema:productID "740627026" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/740627026#PublicationEvent/new_york_henry_holt_and_co_2012> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1020687844#Agent/henry_holt_and_co> ; # Henry Holt and Co.
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780805094169> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/740627026> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1020687844#Agent/henry_holt_and_co> # Henry Holt and Co.
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Henry Holt and Co." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1020687844#Person/elizabeth_ii_queen_of_great_britain_1926> # Queen of Great Britain Elizabeth II
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1926" ;
   schema:givenName "Elizabeth" ;
   schema:name "Queen of Great Britain Elizabeth II" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1085637> # Queens
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Queens"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> # Great Britain.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Great Britain." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/20471592> # Queen of Great Britain Elizabeth II
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1926" ;
   schema:givenName "Elizabeth" ;
   schema:name "Queen of Great Britain Elizabeth II" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/32085558> # Andrew Marr
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Marr" ;
   schema:givenName "Andrew" ;
   schema:name "Andrew Marr" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1020687844> # Diamond Queen
   schema:name "Diamond Queen" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780805094169>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0805094164" ;
   schema:isbn "9780805094169" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Zavřít okno

Prosím přihlaste se do WorldCat 

Nemáte účet? Můžete si jednoduše vytvořit bezplatný účet.