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Elizabeth: her life, our times

Elizabeth: her life, our times

Titchmarsh, Alan, author

Alan Titchmarsh looks back at Queen Elizabeth's 60 years on the throne, offering a charming and evocative portrait of the royal family, while also exploring their adapting roles against a backdrop of social change

Paperback, Book. English.
Published London: BBC Books, 2013
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Statement of responsibility: Alan Titchmarsh
ISBN: 1448141559, 1849906653, 9781448141555, 9781849906654
Note: Originally published: 2012.
Note: Includes index.
Physical Description: 314 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (black and white, and colour) ; 20 cm
Subject: Biography.; Great Britain History Elizabeth II, 1952-; Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1926-; Queens Great Britain Biography.

Author note

Alan Titchmarsh is an author and television presenter who has written and presented programmes on diverse subjects including natural history, gardening and the royal family. He is the author of more than 40 gardening books; three bestselling autobiographies and a number of bestselling novels. He also writes for theSunday Express. Alan has presented the annual coverage of The Chelsea Flower Show for the BBC for 25 years. He was appointed a Member of the British Empire in 2000. In 2011 he interviewed Prince Philip for the Prince's 90th birthday celebrations, and has also interviewed The Prince of Wales, The Duke of Cambridge and other members of the royal family.