Prince Philip Bibliography

Further Reading and Works Cited

Biographies and Works on Prince Philip

Boothroyd, Basil. Prince Philip: An Informal Biography. New York: McCall, 1971.

Brandreth, Gyles, Philip & Elizabeth: Portrait of a Marriage. London: Century, 2004.

Brandreth, Gyles. Philip: The Final Portrait. London: Coronet, 2021.

Clarke, Deborah, and Sally Goodsir. Prince Philip, 1921-2021: A Celebration. London: Royal Collection Trust, 2021.

Eade, Philip. Prince Philip: The Turbulent Early Life of the Man Who Married Queen Elizabeth II. New York: St. Martin’s Griffin, 2011.

Heald, Tim. The Duke: A Portrait of Prince Philip. London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1991.

Horsler, Val. Elizabeth and Philip: 20 November 1947. Kew, London: National Archives, 2007.

Jobson, Robert. Prince Philip’s Century, 1921-2021: The Extraordinary Life of the Duke of Edinburgh. London: Ad Lib Publishers, 2021.

Seward, Ingrid. Prince Philip Revealed: A Man of His Century. London: Simon & Schuster UK, 2020.

Essays on Prince Philip

Betts, Sarah. “The Windsor Consorts: Matriarchy and Modernisation.” In Hanoverian to Windsor Consorts: Power, Influence, Dynasty, edited by Aidan Norrie, Carolyn Harris, J.L. Laynesmith, Danna R. Messer, and Elena Woodacre. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, forthcoming.

Davies, David. “His Royal Highness the Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (1921-2021).” The Mariner’s Mirror: The International Quarterly Journal of the Society for Nautical Research, 107, no. 3 (2021): 260–262.

Harrison, Andrew. “'The Duke and the Dictator': The Royal Role in Marshal Tito’s Visit to Britain, March 1953.” In The Windsor Dynasty 1910 to the Present: Long to Reign Over Us, edited by Matthew Glencross, Judith Rowbotham, and Michael D. Kandiah, 217–237. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016.

Leek, Michael. “HRH The Duke of Edinburgh’s Interest in Maritime History and Ship Preservation.” The Mariner’s Mirror: The International Quarterly Journal of the Society for Nautical Research, 107, no.3 (2021): 358–360.

Leggott, James. “‘No Need to Matronise Me!’: The Crown, the Male Consort and Conflicted Masculinity.” In Conflicting Masculinities: Men in Television Period Drama, edited by Katherine Byrne, James Leggott, and Julie Anne Taddeo, 259–277. London: IB Tauris, 2018.

Murphy, Philip. “By Invitation Only: Lord Mountbatten, Prince Philip, and the Attempt to Create a Commonwealth ‘Bilderberg Group’, 1964-66.” The Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History, 33, no.2 (2005): 245–265.

Owens, Edward. “Love, Duty and Diplomacy: The Mixed Response to the 1947 Engagement of Princess Elizabeth.” In Royal Heirs and the Uses of Soft Power in Nineteenth-Century Europe, edited by Frank Lorenz Müller and Heidi Mehrkens, 223–240. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016.

Zweiniger-Bargielowska, Ina. “Prince Philip: Sportsman and Youth Leader.” In The Man Behind the Queen: Male Consorts in History, edited by Charles Beem and Miles Taylor, 223–239. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.

General Reading and Other Works Cited

“Canada Made US - Royal Visits.” Royal Collection Trust. https://www.rct.uk/collection/themes/Trails/canada/canada-made-us-royal-visits.

“History Extra Film And TV Awards: Hannah Greig On The Crown.” History Extra. https://www.historyextra.com/period/modern/best-historical-history-movies-films-tv-shows-awards-2019.

“June 1997.” The Royal Family. The Royal Family, June 1997. https://www.royal.uk/archive/199706.

“The Crown should carry fiction warning, says culture secretary.” BBC News Online. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-55122965#:~:text=The%20culture%20secretary%20has%20said,told%20the%20Mail%20on%20Sunday.

“The Duke’s Charities and Patronages.” Royal Collection Trust. https://www.royal.uk/dukes-charities-and-patronages.

Aldrich, Richard J. and Rory Cormac. The Secret Royals: Spying and the Crown, from Victoria to Diana. Atlantic Books: London, 2021.

Aldrich, Robert and Cindy McCreery, eds. Crowns and Colonies: European Monarchies and Overseas Colonies. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2016.

Aldrich, Robert and Cindy McCreery, eds. Royals on Tour: Politics, Pageantry and Colonialism. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2018.

Allcock, Beth. “Shameful!” The Scottish Sun. https://www.thescottishsun.co.uk/tv/7497112/prince-philip-hbo-the-prince-death-dan-stevens.

Arkin, Daniel. “'The Crown' Exaggerates History. But the Depiction of Philip Resonates in a Royal-Skeptic Time.” NBC News Online. https://www.nbcnews.com/pop-culture/tv/crown-exaggerates-history-depiction-prince-philip-resonates-royal-skeptic-time-n1263666.

Ashdown-Hill, John. The Last Days of Richard III and The Fate of His DNA. Cheltenham: The History Press, 2013.

Bagehot, Walter. The English Constitution. Oxford: Oxford University Press: 1867, 2009.

Best, Antony. “'We Cannot Pretend That the Past Did Not Exist’: The Windsor Dynasty and Japan, 1941-1971.” In The Windsor Dynasty 1910 to the Present, edited by M. Glencross, Judith Rowbotham, and Michael D. Kandiah, 239–258. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016.

Betts, Sarah. “What’s in a Name? Dynasty, Succession and England’s Queens Regnant (1553-2016).” In The Routledge History of Monarchy, edited by Elena Woodacre, Lucinda H. S. Dean, Chris Jones, Russell E. Martin, and Zita Eva Rohr, 479-500. Abingdon, Oxon; New York, NY: Routledge, 2019.

Betts, Sarah. “‘Something as Passionless as Brilliant Administration’: Royal Sex and Sexuality in 1970s British Historical Television Drama.” Royal Studies Journal, 6, no.2 (2019): 148–182.

Bogdanor, Vernon. “European Constitutional Monarchies.” In Sovereigns and Surrogates, edited by David Butler and D.A. Low, 274–297. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 1991.

Bogdonor, Vernon. The Monarchy and the Constitution. Oxford University Press: Oxford, 1995.

Bolitho, Hector, The Prince Consort and his Brother. Two Hundred New Letters. London: Cobden-Sanderson, 1933.

Buckner, Phillip. “Casting Daylight Upon Magic: Deconstructing the Royal Tour of 1901 to Canada.” Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History, 31, no.2 (2003): 158–189.

Buckner, Philip. “The Last Great Royal Tour: Queen Elizabeth’s 1959 Tour to Canada.” In Canada and the End of Empire, edited by Philip Buckner, 66–93. Vancouver: UBC Press, 2005.

Buckle, George Earle, The Letters of Queen Victoria, Vol I 1862-1869. London, John Murray, 1926.

Canadian Heritage. “Government of Canada.” Canada.ca. / Gouvernement du Canada, 16 August 2021. https://www.canada.ca/en/canadian-heritage/commemoration-duke-edinburgh.html.

Carlton, Charles. Royal Warriors: A Military History of the British Monarchy. London: Routledge, 2003.

Clancy, Laura. Running the Family Firm: How the Monarchy Manages Its Image and Our Money. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2021.

Clayton, G.D, Britain and the Eastern Question. From Missolonghi to Gallipoli. London: University of London Press, 1971.

Clogg, Richard, A Short History of Modern Greece. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1986.

Coble, Michael D. et al. “Mystery solved: the identification of the two missing Romanov children using DNA analysis.” PloS One 4, no. 3 (2009): e4838. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0004838.

Davies, Caroline. “Prince Philip Involved in Car Crash Near Sandringham Estate.” The Guardian, 18 January 2019. https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2019/jan/17/prince-philip-involved-in-car-accident-near-sandringham.

Davies, Caroline. “Prince Philip Turns Chauffer to Drive Obamas to Lunch.” The Guardian, 22 April 2016. https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2016/apr/22/prince-philip-chauffeur-drive-barack-michelle-obama-lunch.

Depuis, Joe. “He Just Held My Two Hands.” Medicine Hat News, 1 November 1958.

Depuis, Joe. “Prince Visits Stricken Miners.” St Johns Daily News, 1 November 1958.

Duff, David. Hessian Tapestry. London: Frederick Muller, 1967.

Duff, Mike. “Prince Philip Spent His Life with Land Rovers, and This One Will Carry Him to His Funeral.” Car and Driver, 16 April 2021. https://www.caranddriver.com/news/a36109404/prince-philip-life-with-land-rovers/.

Duindam, Jeroen. Dynasties: A Global History of Power, 1300-1800. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016.

Editorial Board. “Editorial: Prince Philip's Passing.” Ottawa Citizen, 9 April 2021. https://ottawacitizen.com/opinion/editorial-prince-philips-passing.

Finlay, George. A History of Modern Greece. From its Conquest by the Romans to the Present Time, B.C. 146 to A.D. 1864, vol III. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1877.

Fitzgerald, Greg. “Prince Philip: A Life with Land Rovers.” Roverlog News Blog, 16 April 2021, https://www.roverparts.com/roverlog-news-blog/prince-philip-a-life-with-land-rovers/.

Ford, Elizabeth A. and Deborah C. Mitchell. Royal Portraits in Hollywood. Lexington: University of Kentucky, 2009.

Geevers, Liesbeth and Mirella Marini eds., Dynastic Identity in Early Modern Europe: Rulers, Aristocrats and the Formation of Identities. Farnham: Routledge, 2015.

Glencross, Matthew, Judith Rowbotham, and Michael D. Kandiah, eds. The Windsor Dynasty 1910 to the Present. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016.

———. The State Visits of Edward VII: Reinventing Royal Diplomacy for the Twentieth Century. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016.

Glencross, Matthew and Judith Rowbotham, eds. Monarchies and the Great War. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2018.

Győry, Zsolt. “Sensations of the Past: Identity, Empowerment, and the British Monarchy Films.” Acta Universaitatis Sapientiae Film and Media Studies 8 (2014): 194–200.

Hall, Coryne. Little Mother of Russia: A Biography of Empress Marie Feodorovna. London: Shepheard-Walwyn Ltd, 1999.

Hardman, Robert. Queen of the World. London: Pegasus Books, 2019.

Harris, Carolyn Suzanne. “Canadian Women’s Responses to Royal Tours from the Eighteenth Century to the Present Day.” Royal Studies Journal, 5, no. 1 (2018): 15–33.

Hawkins, George. Correspondence of the Russian Grand Duchesses: Daughters of the Last Tsar. Independently Published, 2020.

Hazell, Robert and Bob Morris, eds. The Role of Monarchy in Modern Democracy. Oxford; London: Hart Publishing, 2020.

Higson, Andrew. “From political power to the power of the image: contemporary ‘British’ cinema and the nation’s monarchs.” In The British Monarchy on Screen, Edited by Mandy Merck, 339–362. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2016.

HIH Grand Duchess George. A Romanov Diary: The Autobiography of H.I. and R.H. Grand Duchess George. New York: Atlantic International Publications, 1988.

Hill, Christopher, and Sarah Beadle. “The Art of Attraction Soft Power and the UK's Role in the World.” The British Academy, March 2014. https://www.thebritishacademy.ac.uk/events/art-attraction-soft-power-and-uks-role-world/.

Hionidis, Pandeleimon, Exporting a Prince, Ideas and Institutions to Greece, 1862–4: Mid–Victorian Perceptions of Britain’s Stand and Mission in the World. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2017.

Holland, Robert, and Diana Markides. The British and the Hellenes: Struggles for Mastery in the Eastern Mediterranean 1850-1960. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2006.

Hough, Richard. Louis and Victoria: The First Mountbattens. London: Hutchison, 1974.

Jaguar Land Rover Press Release, 10 June 2013. https://media.jaguarlandrover.com/news/2013/06/jaguar-land-rover-celebrates-60th-anniversary-queens-coronation-official-partner.

Jones, Tony, “Prince William and Kate arrive at Edinburgh drive-in cinema in Prince Philip’s Land Rover.” The Scotsman, 26 May 2021; https://www.scotsman.com/news/people/prince-william-and-kate-arrive-at-edinburgh-drive-in-cinema-in-prince-philips-land-rover-3251750.

Lewis, Tim. “Interview: Matt Smith On The Crown: “I Found a Lot To Celebrate in Philip.”” The Observer; The Guardian Online. https://www.theguardian.com/tv-and-radio/2017/nov/26/matt-smith-on-the-crown-i-found-a-lot-to-celebrate-in-philip-season-two-interview .

Longford, Elizabeth, Victoria R.I. London: Abacus, 2000.

Macaulay, Thomas Babington. The History of England, Volumes I-IV. London: Penguin Classics, 1979.

Mansel, Philip. Dressed to Rule: Royal and Court Costume From Lous XIV to Elizabeth II. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2005.

Massie, Robert K. The Romanovs: The Final Chapter. New York: Random House, 1995.

Merck, Mandy. “Melodrama, celebrity, and The Queen.” In The British Monarchy on Screen, edited by Mandy Merck, 363–382. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2016.

Messamore, Barbara J. “George VI’s 1939 Royal Tour of Canada: Context and the Constitution.” Royal Studies Journal, 5, no. 1 (2018): 126–146.

Mort, Frank. “On Tour with the Prince: Monarchy, Imperial Politics and Publicity in the Prince of Wales’s Dominion Tours 1919-20.” 20th Century British History, 29, no. 1 (2018): 25–57.

Murphy, Philip. Monarchy & the End of Empire: The House of Windsor, the British Government, and the Post-war Commonwealth. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013.

Norrie, Aidan, Carolyn Harris, J.L. Laynesmith, Danna R. Messer, and Elena Woodacre, eds. Hanoverian to Windsor Consorts: Power, Influence, Dynasty. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, forthcoming.

North, Janice, Karl C. Alverstad, and Elena Woodacre, eds. Premodern Rulers and Post-modern Viewers: Sex, Gender, and Power in Popular Culture. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2018.

Nye, Joseph. “The Infant Prince George Is a Source of Real-World Power.” Financial Times, 24 July 2013. https://www.ft.com/content/0bd55672-f482-11e2-a62e-00144feabdc0.

Nye, Joseph. Soft Power: The Means to Success in World Politics. New York: Public Affairs, 2004.

Owens, Edward. The Family Firm: Monarchy, Mass Media and the British Public, 1932-1953. London: University of London Press, 2019.

Peake, Eleanor. “Thanks to the Crown, Prince Philip Will Be Immortalised as an Anti-Hero.” The New Statesman. https://www.newstatesman.com/culture/tv-radio/2021/04/thanks-crown-prince-philip-will-be-immortalised-anti-hero.

Phillips, Bruce. “Lesson in Informality.” Medicine Hat News, 11 November 1958.

Prevelakis, Eleutherious, British Policy towards the Change of Dynasty in Greece 1862-1863. Athens: Gertrude Christou and Son, 1953.

Prochaska, Frank. Royal Bounty: The Making of a Welfare Monarchy. New Haven; London: Yale University Press, 1995.

Prochaska, Frank, Royal Lives. Portraits of Past Royals by Those in the Know.Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2002.

Protschky, Susie. Photographic Subjects: Monarchy and Visual Culture in Colonial Indonesia. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2019.

Radforth, Ian. “Performance, Politics, and Representation: Aboriginal People and the 1860 Royal Tour of Canada.” The Canadian Historical Review, 84, no. 1 (2003): 1–32.

Range, Matthias. British Royal and State Funerals: Music and Ceremonial Since Elizabeth I. Woodbridge: Boydell, 2016.

Rappaport, Helen. The Race to Save the Romanovs: The Truth Behind the Secret Plans to Rescue the Russian Imperial Family. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 2018.

Rappaport, Helen. The Romanov Sisters: The Lost Lives of the Daughters of Nicholas and Alexandra. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 2014.

Schneider, Miriam Magdalena. The ‘Sailor Prince’ Age of Empire. Creating a Monarchical Brand in Nineteenth-Century Europe. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017.

Sherwin, Adam. “Prince Philip: How The Crown’s ‘Dashing Duke’ Transformed Prickly Public Image.” The i, accessed 9 April 2021, https://inews.co.uk/news/prince-philip-the-crown-netflix-portrayal-public-image-884032.

Smith, Sally Bedell. Prince Charles: The Passions and Paradoxes of an Improbable Life. New York: Penguin Random House, 2017.

Spangler, Jonathan. “Princes of Battenburg.” https://dukesandprinces.org/2020/11/16/princes-of-battenberg/.

Stamatopoulos, Costas M. Monarchy in Modern Greece. Athens: Kapon Editions, 2017.

Stepan, Alfred, Juan J. Linz, and Juli F. Minoves. “Democratic Parliamentary Monarchies.” Journal of Democracy 25, no. 2 (2014): 35–51.

Swerling, Gabriella. “How Prince Philip Brought Religions Together at Historic Summit to 'Protect the Created World'.” The Telegraph, 9 April 2021. https://www.telegraph.co.uk/royal-family/2021/04/09/prince-philip-brought-religions-together-historic-summit-protect/.

The Canadian Press. “Prince Philip Presents Regimental Colours in Toronto | CBC News.” CBCnews. CBC/Radio Canada, 27 April 2013. https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/prince-philip-presents-regimental-colours-in-toronto-1.1310468.

The Royal Family. “Court Circular.” The Royal Family, April 2013. https://www.royal.uk/court-circular?text=&mrf=4&date%5Bmin%5D%5Bdate%5D=27%2F04%2F2013&date%5Bmax%5D%5Bdate%5D=27%2F04%2F2013&id=%2C.

Tonkin, Leigh. “The Crown Changed Views Of Prince Philip By Going Back To The Beginning.” ABC News Online. https://www.abc.net.au/news/2021-04-15/the-crown-changed-views-of-prince-philip-going-beginning/100069142 .

Twomey, Anne. “The Exercise of Soft Power by Female Monarchs in the United Kingdom.” Royal Studies Journal 7, no. 2 (2020): 31–48.

Van der Kiste, John. Alfred. Queen Victoria’s Second Son. United Kingdom: Fonthill Media Limited, 2013.

———. Kings of the Hellenes: The Greek Kings 1863-1974. Stroud: Sutton Publishing, 1999.

Verhaeghe, Melanie. “A Royal Boost for Ste. Agathe.” Winnipeg Free Press, 29 June 1997.

Vickers, Hugo. Alice: Princess Andrew of Greece. London, Hamish Hamilton, 2000.

Vidal, Belén. Heritage Film: Nation, Genre and Representation. London: Wallflower, 2012.

Vineyard, Jennifer. “Why Prince Philip Was Elusive Onscreen.” New York Times Online, 12 April 2021. https://www.nytimes.com/2021/04/12/arts/television/the-crown-prince-philip.html.

Warwick, Christopher. Ella: Princess, Saint and Martyr. Chichester: John Wiley and Sons Ltd., 2006.

Weintraub, Stanley, Victoria. A Biography of a Queen. London, Unwin Hyman, 1987.

West, Bruce. “Bad Weather Surrenders for Regiment’s Show for Prince.” The Globe and Mail. 3 August 1973.

Woodacre, Elena and Cathleen Sarti. “Editorial: What is Royal Studies.” Royal Studies Journal 2, no. 1 (2015): 13–20.

Woodacre, Elena, Lucinda H. S. Dean, Chris Jones, Russell E. Martin, and Zita Eva Rohr, eds. The Routledge History of Monarchy. Abingdon, Oxon; New York, NY: Routledge, 2019.

Woodacre, Elena. Queens and Queenship. Leeds: ARC Humanities Press/Amsterdam University Press, 2021.

Zeepvat, Charlotte. The Camera and the Tsars: A Romanov Family Album. Stroud: Sutton Publishing, 2004.