Royal Summer - The Visit of Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip to New Zealand 1953-54

Author(s): Jock Phillips

NZ Politics & Social History | Secondhand

The royal tour of 1953-54 was one of the greatest public occasions in New Zealand's history. People thronged the streets to cheer and wave Union Jacks as the young Queen and Duke drove by. Social Historian Jock Phillips follows the royal couple's itinerary and explores the attitudes of a vanished time. In the forty years since that incredible summer, New Zealands society has changed. Using the tour as focus, Royal Summer investigates our past and present, and the journey New Zealand has traveled between 


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  • : 9780908896387
  • : Daphne Brasell Associates
  • : February 1993
  • : ---length:- '22'width:- '21'units:- Centimeters
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Jock Phillips
  • : Paperback
  • : 993.03/7
  • : 104