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Her Majesty: 60 Regal Years: Diamond Jubilee Edition

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Queen Elizabeth II is the most famous woman in the world ? but she is also the most private. Now, to mark her sixtieth year on the throne, royal expert Brian Hoey takes a searching look at Her MajestyOCOs long reign, at her likes and dislikes, her triumphs and disappointments, and at what drives this most extraordinary of individuals. Using unrivalled access to those ...more
ebook, 269 pages
Published May 1st 2012 by Robson Presslc
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Katherine
Apr 28, 2014 Katherine rated it liked it
Although this is an interesting read there is no new information available in this book. It feels a little like the author has read all the current books available about the Queen and put together their favourite parts.

The book tends to focus on the positive aspects of the reign which although interesting would have been enhanced with some of the more difficult parts. Diana, Camilla and Charles are barely touched and although the book did not need to go over this story in detail as it has been t
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Myriam
Mar 27, 2013 Myriam rated it it was ok
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A honey-laden biography. The author is totally biased towards the woman, a less royalist view would have been a welcome change.
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Brian Hoey is one of the united Kingdom's best informed royal chroniclers. He has written a wide variety of books on the royal family.

He was one of the BBC's first television newscasters and has been a writer and broadcaster for over 40 years at 2002.

He lives in South Wales with his wife and the couple have three grown-up children.
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