The Diamond Queen: Elizabeth ii and her People download free [PDF and Ebook] by Andrew Marr

The Diamond Queen: Elizabeth ii and her People download free [PDF and Ebook] by Andrew Marr year 2012
  • Book name: The Diamond Queen: Elizabeth ii and her People
  • Author: Andrew Marr
  • Release date: 2012/3/27
  • Publisher: PAN MACMILLAN
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Biography
  • ISBN: 9780330544160
  • Rating: 7.28 of 10
  • Votes: 560
  • Review by: Ximena Gilman
  • Review rating: 9.44 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/18
  • Total pages: 448
  • Includes a PDF summary of 53 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: With the flair for narrative and the meticulous research that readers have come to expect, in The Diamond Queen Andrew Marr turns his attention to the monarch - and to the monarchy, chronicling the Queen's pivotal role at the centre of the state, which is largely hidden from the public gaze, and making a strong case for the institution itself. Arranged thematically, rather than chronologically, Marr dissects the Queen's political relationships, crucially those with her Prime Ministers; he examines her role as Head of the Commonwealth, and her deep commitment to that Commonwealth of nations; he looks at the drastic changes in the media since her accession in 1952 and how the monarchy - and the monarch - have had to change and adapt as a result. Indeed he argues that under her watchful eye, the monarchy has been thoroughly modernized and made as fit for purpose in the twenty-first century as it was when she came to the throne and a `new Elizabethan age' was ushered in.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 27H22M39S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: 20th Century History: C 1900 To C 2000, British & Irish History, Biography: Royalty, Postwar 20th Century History, From C 1945 To C 2000
  • Available formats: DOCX, WORD, TXT, DOC, HTM, HTML, EPUB, PDF. Compressed in ACE, ZIP, CPIO, ALZ, RAR, TAR.LZO, XZ
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 16.10 USD
  • Dimensions: 130x198x30mm
  • Weight: 381g
  • Printed by: Pan Books
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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