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The Resource The red queen, Philippa Gregory

The red queen, Philippa Gregory

Label
The red queen
Title
The red queen
Statement of responsibility
Philippa Gregory
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The second book in Philippa Gregory?s stunning new trilogy brings to life the story of Margaret Beaufort, a shadowy and mysterious character from The White Queen who now takes center stage in the bitter struggle of The War of the Roses. Widowed in her teens, the child-bride of Edmund Tudor uses wily plotting to infiltrate the house of York under the guise of loyal friend and servant and ensure that her only son, Henry Tudor, triumphs as King of England
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Summary
Married to a man twice her age, quickly widowed, and a mother at only fourteen, Margaret Beaufort is determined to turn her lonely life into a triumph. She sets her heart on putting her son on the throne of England regardless of the cost to herself, England, and even her son. Disregarding rival heirs and the overwhelming power of the York dynasty, she names him Henry, like the king; sends him into exile; and pledges him in marriage to her enemy Elizabeth of York's daughter...
Storyline
Pace
Tone
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Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
354363
Cataloging source
NHUR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gregory, Philippa
Illustrations
  • maps
  • genealogical tables
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The cousins war
Series volume
0002
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Richard
  • Edward
  • Richard
  • Elizabeth
  • Queens
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
Label
The red queen, Philippa Gregory
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
000047492616
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
551 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781594134302
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
map, geneal. table
System control number
(OCoLC)666220177
Label
The red queen, Philippa Gregory
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
000047492616
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
551 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781594134302
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
map, geneal. table
System control number
(OCoLC)666220177

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