Philip And Elizabeth - Portrait Of A Marriage

Gyles Brandreth reads from his compelling new biography of these two extraordinary people.

Part history, part psychology, drama and romance, it is informed by the unique access the author was allowed to the subjects of this book.

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AR01Blue-eyed Boy20041018

Gyles Brandreth reads from his compelling new biography of these two extraordinary people.

Part history, part psychology, drama and romance, it is informed by the unique access the author was allowed to the subjects of this book.Beginning with Prince Philip's unusual family background and his peripatetic childhood.

AR01Blue-eyed Boy20041018

Gyles Brandreth reads from his compelling new biography of these two extraordinary people.

Part history, part psychology, drama and romance, it is informed by the unique access the author was allowed to the subjects of this book.Beginning with Prince Philip's unusual family background and his peripatetic childhood.

AR02Lilibet20041019

Gyles Brandreth continues reading from his new biography, and reveals surprising facts about the Queen's early life.

Did she, even as a toddler, have the makings of a monarch?

AR02Lilibet20041019

Gyles Brandreth continues reading from his new biography, and reveals surprising facts about the Queen's early life.

Did she, even as a toddler, have the makings of a monarch?

AR03People Will Say We're In Love20041020

Part three covers the their courtship and engagement - then marriage in 1947.

AR03People Will Say We're In Love20041020

Part three covers the their courtship and engagement - then marriage in 1947.

AR04Up And Down20041021

Happy days, the joys and trials of parenthood and, in 1952, tragedy.

AR04Up And Down20041021

Happy days, the joys and trials of parenthood and, in 1952, tragedy.

AR05 LASTAllies20041022

The unique nature of The Queen and Prince Phili's partnership, how it works and why.

AR05 LASTAllies20041022

The unique nature of The Queen and Prince Phili's partnership, how it works and why.