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
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Married to a man twice her age, quickly widowed, and a mother at only fourteen, Margaret Beaufort is determined to turn her lonley 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. As the political tides constantly move and shift, Margaret charts her own way through another loveless marriage, treacherous alliances and secret plots. always with her ultimate goal before her
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The red queen
Creator
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...
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Story line
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http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
354363
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Illustrations
  • maps
  • genealogical tables
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Series statement
Cousins' war
Series volume
0002
Target audience
adult
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleStatement
Philippa Gregory
Label
The red queen, Philippa Gregory
Publication
Note
"A Touchstone book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 380-382)
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  • ALL_BRANCHES
  • ALL_BRANCHES
Control code
464593142
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Touchstone hardcover ed.
Extent
382 p.
Isbn
9781416563723
Other physical details
geneal. table, map;
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  • .b15457977
  • .b15457977
System control number
(OCoLC)464593142

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