The Resource Behind closed doors : my service as the Queen Mother's equerry, Colin Burgess with Paul Carter, (electronic resource)

Behind closed doors : my service as the Queen Mother's equerry, Colin Burgess with Paul Carter, (electronic resource)

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Behind closed doors : my service as the Queen Mother's equerry
Title
Behind closed doors
Title remainder
my service as the Queen Mother's equerry
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Colin Burgess with Paul Carter
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eng
Summary
She was described as the most dangerous woman in Europe by Adolf Hitler; Noel Coward said people who spent any time with her were always reduced to 'gibbering worshippers'; she adored Margaret Thatcher and disliked Germans; she found the French comical and hankered for the old days of Empire and Commonwealth. Above all, though, she was loved by the nation and in this affectionate and often hilarious inside story of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother, her former equerry Major Colin Burgess reveals what life was like living with the most private of all the Royals. "Behind Palace Doors."
Biography type
individual biography
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MERUC
Dewey number
941.085092
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LC call number
DA590
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Behind closed doors : my service as the Queen Mother's equerry, Colin Burgess with Paul Carter, (electronic resource)
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Behind closed doors : my service as the Queen Mother's equerry, Colin Burgess with Paul Carter, (electronic resource)
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  • Cover; Title Page; Dedication; Acknowledgements; Contents; Introduction; Chapter One: A Sleeping Lunch; Chapter Two: Don't Mention the War!; Chapter Three: Shooting Squirrels With a Sniper Rifle; Chapter Four: When Is Nelson Mandela Going To Stand Up?; Chapter Five: 'Will One of You Old Queens Bring This Old Queen a Gin and Tonic?'; Chapter Six: 'Have I Died Again?'; Chapter Seven: 'Oh, Bloody Hell!'; Chapter Eight: The Reluctant Royal and a Man In a Hurry; Chapter Nine: Princess Margaret Is On Fire; Chapter Ten: Setting the Hounds On the Boys From Eton
  • Chapter Eleven: 'Go On, Go On, Hit Him, Go On, Punch Him!'Chapter Twelve: 'Get Your Black Tie On Because One of the Guests Has Died'; Chapter Thirteen: 'Did You Get Lucky This Weekend, Colin?'; Chapter Fourteen: It's Groundhog Day; Epilogue; Sources; Copyright
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1 online resource.
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online
Isbn
9781782191650
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(electronic bk.)
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