The Resource The king's speech : how one man saved the British monarchy, Mark Logue and Peter Conradi, (sound recording CD)

The king's speech : how one man saved the British monarchy, Mark Logue and Peter Conradi, (sound recording CD)

Label
The king's speech : how one man saved the British monarchy
Title
The king's speech
Title remainder
how one man saved the British monarchy
Statement of responsibility
Mark Logue and Peter Conradi
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Albert, Duke of York began to see speech therapist Lionel Logue in a desperate bid to cure his lifelong stammer. Little did the two men know that this unlikely friendship would ultimately save the House of Windsor from collapse. The amiable Logue gave the shy young Duke the skills and the confidence to stand and deliver before a crowd. And when his elder brother, Edward VIII, abdicated the throne to marry for love, 'Bertie' was able to assume the reins of power as King George VI
Title
The king's speech
Creator
Contributor
Summary
Presents the life of the Australian speech therapist 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
Genre
Writing style
Award
  • Audies: Solo Narration - Male, 2012.
  • Library Journal Best Audio: Nonfiction
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10081391
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Dewey number
941.084092/2
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
  • biography
  • history
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Simon Vance
Target audience
adult
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how one man saved the British monarchy
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Mark Logue and Peter Conradi
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how one man saved the British monarchy
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Label
The king's speech : how one man saved the British monarchy, Mark Logue and Peter Conradi, (sound recording CD)
Publication
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  • Subtitle from container
  • Compact discs
  • "Based on the recently discovered diaries of Lionel Logue"--Container
  • "This audiobook includes the complete speech delivered by King George VI to his people on September 3, 1939, the day Britain declared war on Germany"--Container
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn701930337
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
6 sound discs (ca. 7 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781452601304
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)701930337
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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