Book Discussion on Elizabeth the Queen

Sally Bedell Smith recounts the life of Queen Elizabeth II who ascended the British throne in 1952 at the age of twenty-five. The… read more

Sally Bedell Smith recounts the life of Queen Elizabeth II who ascended the British throne in 1952 at the age of twenty-five. The author examines the queen’s public and personal life, from her weekly meetings with the twelve British prime ministers who have served during her reign, to her sixty-four year marriage to Prince Phillip and her relationships with her children and grandchildren. Sally Bedell Smith responded to questions from members of the audience at Politics and Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C. close

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Book Discussion on Elizabeth the Queen

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303702-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 4, 2012
Last Aired:
Sep 3, 2012

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  • Feb 04, 2012 | 10:01am EST | C-SPAN 2
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