The Royal Marriage
The history of royals marriages!!!
When a young Princess Elizabeth met and fell in love with the dashing Naval Lieutenant Prince Philip of Greece and Denmark, it wasn't without its problems. The romance between the sailor prince and the young princess brought a splash of colour to a nation still in the grip of post-war austerity. When they married in Westminster Abbey in November 1947, there were 3000 guests, including six kings and seven queens.
Paperback. Pub Date: 2006 Pages: 432 Publisher: WW Norton & Co. This is the first major biography of the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh both royal. both great-great-great grandchildren of Queen Victoria but in. temperament and upinging very different people. Her childhood was loving and secure. his turbulent: the Duke's grandfather was assassinated.