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The King's speech : [how one man saved the British monarchy] / Mark Logue and Peter Conradi.

Logue, Mark (Author). Conradi, Peter (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Pendleton Public Library.

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Summary:

Presents the life of the Australian speech therapist, Lionel Logue, who helped the English king, George VI, overcome a lifelong speech disorder and become an eloquent leader of his people during the difficult days of World War II.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Pendleton Public Library 941.084 L829 (Text) 37801000434819 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 08/19/2013 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 140278676X
  • ISBN: 9781402786761
  • Physical Description: xiv, 242 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Sterling, [2010]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Subtitle from cover.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 230-232) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
God save the King -- The "common colonial" -- Passage to England -- Growing pains -- Diagnosis -- Court dress with feathers -- The calm before the storm -- Edward VIII's 327 days -- In the shadow of the coronation -- After the coronation -- The path to war -- "Kill the Austrian house painter" -- Dunkirk and the dark days -- The tide turns -- Victory -- The last words.
Summary, etc.:
Presents the life of the Australian speech therapist, Lionel Logue, who helped the English king, George VI, overcome a lifelong speech disorder and become an eloquent leader of his people during the difficult days of World War II.
Subject: Logue, Lionel, 1880-1953
Logue, Lionel, 1880-1953 > Friends and associates.
George VI, King of Great Britain, 1895-1952
George VI, King of Great Britain, 1895-1952 > Friends and associates.
Elizabeth, Queen, consort of George VI, King of Great Britain, 1900-2002
Speech therapists > Australia > Biography.
Speech disorders > Patients > Biography.
Speech therapy > Great Britain > History > 20th century.
Great Britain > Kings and rulers
Great Britain > History > George VI, 1936-1952
Logue, Lionel.
George VI, King of Great Britain, 1895-1952
Speech therapy > History.
Great Britain > Kings and rulers
Great Britain > History > 20th century

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