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The Resource Devil's brood, Sharon Kay Penman

Devil's brood, Sharon Kay Penman

Label
Devil's brood
Title
Devil's brood
Statement of responsibility
Sharon Kay Penman
Title variation
Devils brood
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Devil's Brood has at its heart the implosion of a family, a story of devastating betrayal as King Henry II's three eldest sons and his wife Eleanor enter into a rebellion against him, aligning themselves with his most bitter enemy, Louis of France. It is also the story of a great king whose brilliance forged an empire but whose blind spots led him to make the most serious misjudgement of his life. Sharon Penman has created a novel of immense power and range, bringing Henry and Eleanor to life in a uniquely vivid way. As two strong-willed, passionate people clash, a family divides and a marriage ends in all but name, an unforgettable trilogy reaches its conclusion
Member of
Summary
The third installment of a trilogy about Henry II and Eleanor of Aquitaine traces the collapse of the royal family in the aftermath of Henry's self-imposed exile to Ireland, as Eleanor and Henry's three eldest sons enter into a rebellion against him
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Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
273256
Cataloging source
DLC
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Penman, Sharon Kay
Dewey number
813.54
Illustrations
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Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
Henry II novels
Series volume
0003
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  • Eleanor
  • Henry
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Target audience
general
Label
Devil's brood, Sharon Kay Penman
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000043522546
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
736 p.
Isbn
9780718154660
Other physical details
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Label
Devil's brood, Sharon Kay Penman
Publication
Control code
000043522546
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
736 p.
Isbn
9780718154660
Other physical details
maps

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