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Royal spring : the royal tour of 1939 and the Queen Mother in Canada

Author: Arthur Bousfield; Garry Toffoli
Publisher: Toronto [Ont.] : Dundurn Press, 1989.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A beautiful and nostalgic look at the royal tour that captured a generation -- the first visit of a reigning monarch to Canada. This six week visit from the Atlantic to the Pacific and back again (with a short excursion to the United States) enthralled a young nation. Fifty years ago, King George VI and Queen Elizabeth arrived at Quebec City to tour "the senior daughter of the dominions". This is a fond recollection  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Livres numériques
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Bousfield, Arthur, 1943-
Royal spring.
Toronto : Dundurn Press, 1989
(OCoLC)20355001
Named Person: Elizabeth, Queen consort of George VI King of Great Britain; George, King of Great Britain; Élisabeth, reine épouse de George VI roi de Grande-Bretagne; George, roi de Grande-Bretagne; Elizabeth, Queen consort of George VI King of Great Britain; George, King of Great Britain
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Bousfield; Garry Toffoli
ISBN: 9781554882847 1554882842 9781459713529 1459713524
OCLC Number: 288132566
Description: 1 online resource (96 pages) : illustrations (some color), maps, portraits
Contents: Table of Contents; I: Overture in Quebec; II: Palace on Wheels; III: A People's King; IV: The North American King; V: A Summer Epilogue; VI: Our King is at War; VII: Canada's Queen Mother; Notes / Acknowledgements; Further Reading.
Responsibility: Arthur Bousfield and Garry Toffoli.
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A beautiful and nostalgic look at the royal tour that captured a generation -- the first visit of a reigning monarch to Canada. This six week visit from the Atlantic to the Pacific and back again (with a short excursion to the United States) enthralled a young nation. Fifty years ago, King George VI and Queen Elizabeth arrived at Quebec City to tour "the senior daughter of the dominions". This is a fond recollection of those few magic weeks and the outpouring of affection for the new king and his beautiful wife. Filled with contemporary pictures and anecdotes, this book captures the feeling of.

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