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Elizabeth the Queen

The Life of a Modern Monarch

by Sally Bedell Smith

Hardcover, 663 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $30 |

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Elizabeth the Queen
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The Life of a Modern Monarch
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Sally Bedell Smith

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Book Summary

A tribute to the life and enduring reign of Elizabeth II draws on numerous interviews and previously undisclosed documents to juxtapose the queen's public and private lives.

Awards and Recognition

5 weeks on NPR Hardcover Nonfiction Bestseller List