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Wartime princess / Valerie Wilding.

By: Wilding, Valerie.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: My story: ; My royal story: Publisher: London : Scholastic, 2012Description: 208 pages ; 20 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781407124056 (pbk.); 1407124056 (pbk.).Subject(s): Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1926- -- Juvenile fiction | Margaret, Princess, Countess of Snowdon, 1930-2002 -- Juvenile fiction | Great Britain. Auxiliary Territorial Service -- Juvenile fiction | World War, 1939-1945 -- Great Britain -- Juvenile fiction | Diary fiction -- Juvenile fiction | Princesses -- Juvenile fiction | World War, 1939-1945 -- Juvenile fiction | Diaries -- Juvenile fiction | Sisters -- Juvenile fiction | Children's stories -- Juvenile fictionGenre/Form: Children's stories. | Historical fiction. | Children's fiction.Summary: In 1939, on a royal tour of Dartmouth Naval College, Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) meets the dashing Prince Philip of Greece. Immediately they begin a correspondence, as war breaks out across Europe, where Philip is sent to serve in the Navy. Elizabeth convinces her father the King, despite his reservations, to allow her to sign up to the war effort and joins the Women's Auxiliary Territorial Service. Serving her country, driving trucks and fixing cars, Elizabeth wonders, will she ever see her prince again?
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In 1939, on a royal tour of Dartmouth Naval College, Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) meets the dashing Prince Philip of Greece. Immediately they begin a correspondence, as war breaks out across Europe, where Philip is sent to serve in the Navy. Elizabeth convinces her father the King, despite his reservations, to allow her to sign up to the war effort and joins the Women's Auxiliary Territorial Service. Serving her country, driving trucks and fixing cars, Elizabeth wonders, will she ever see her prince again...'

"Her Royal Highness Elizabeth Windsor, 1939"--Cover.

In 1939, on a royal tour of Dartmouth Naval College, Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) meets the dashing Prince Philip of Greece. Immediately they begin a correspondence, as war breaks out across Europe, where Philip is sent to serve in the Navy. Elizabeth convinces her father the King, despite his reservations, to allow her to sign up to the war effort and joins the Women's Auxiliary Territorial Service. Serving her country, driving trucks and fixing cars, Elizabeth wonders, will she ever see her prince again?

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