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A perilous alliance, Fiona Buckley

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A perilous alliance
Title
A perilous alliance
Statement of responsibility
Fiona Buckley
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Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
HISTORICAL MYSTERIES. Widow Ursula Blanchard is urged to remarry for the sake of Queen and Country in this latest enthralling historical adventure January, 1576. After three husbands, widow Ursula Blanchard has no desire to marry again. However, she is not in a position to refuse when Sir Francis Walsingham decides she must wed Count Gilbert Renard, the illegitimate son of King Henri II, in order to build a strategic alliance with the French. When the Count arrives at her country home to pay court, Ursula's misgivings grow stronger. Then one of her household staff is found dead at the bottom of the stairs. An accident - or something more sinister? The disturbing chain of events that follows sees Ursula heading on a perilous journey in a race against time to prevent a national catastrophe. En route she will encounter danger, hardship, conspiracy - and murder
Member of
Summary
In 1576, Sir Francis Walsingham decides that Ursula Stannard must marry in order to build a strategic alliance with the French, but when the court descends on her country home one of her staff is found dead at the bottom of the stairs
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Writing style
Character
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10440422
Cataloging source
WWBK
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Buckley, Fiona
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
Ursula Blanchard mysteries
Series volume
0013
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  • Murder
  • Blanchard, Ursula (Fictitious character)
  • Women detectives
  • Great Britain
Target audience
general
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a Tudor mystery featuring Ursula Blanchard
Label
A perilous alliance, Fiona Buckley
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Publication
Copyright
Note
'A Tudor Mystery featuring Ursula Blanchard' - front cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000055080571
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First World edition.
Extent
233 pages
Isbn
9781780290768
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)914281848
Label
A perilous alliance, Fiona Buckley
Publication
Copyright
Note
'A Tudor Mystery featuring Ursula Blanchard' - front cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000055080571
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First World edition.
Extent
233 pages
Isbn
9781780290768
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)914281848

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