Elizabeth: A Biography of Her Majesty the Queen

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Penguin Books Limited, Feb 28, 2002 - Biography & Autobiography - 592 pages
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The definitive biography of the Queen that reveals the real woman behind the public figure. Sarah Bradford unravels Elizabeth's family secrets - how she was influenced by her father; her troubled relationships with her children; the story of her difficult marriage; and how this remarkable monarch has coped with the pressures of being a mother who is also the most famous woman in the world. 'The only book that could overtake it is the autobiography, which in this case will never be written' Spectator

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User Review  - Stephen Coleman - Goodreads

This was a long book that took me a long time to finish but one that I enjoyed. Its easy to take many things for granted in our modern world, our Queen included. This gave me a bit more of an insight into the Royal world. Read full review

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User Review  - Colleen - Goodreads

An indulgent second-hand gift from my husband. Only at page 49/528 -- it's going slowly, but quite enjoyably. Seems, as other reviewers have noted, quite even-handed. It was published just before ... Read full review

About the author (2002)

Sarah Bradford is a historian and biographer. Her books include CESARE BORGIA (1976), DISRAELI (1982), PRINCESS GRACE (1984), GEORGE V1 (1989), SACHEVERELL SITWELL (1993), and AMERICA'S QUEEN (2000). Sarah Bradford lives in London.

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