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The Resource The red queen : the cousins' war, Philippa Gregory

The red queen : the cousins' war, Philippa Gregory

Label
The red queen : the cousins' war
Title
The red queen
Title remainder
the cousins' war
Statement of responsibility
Philippa Gregory
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Heiress to the red rose of Lancaster, Margaret Beaufort never surrenders her belief that her house is the true ruler of England and that she has a great destiny before her. Married, quickly widowed, and a mother by age fourteen, Margaret is determined to turn her lonely life into a triumph. She sets her heart on putting her son on the throne regardless of the cost to herself, to England, and even to the boy. She masterminds one of the greatest rebellions of the time - all the while knowing that her son has grown to manhood, recruited an army, and awaits for his opportunity to win the greatest prize." - from back cover
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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
Writing style
Character
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354363
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.914
Illustrations
  • maps
  • genealogical tables
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6057.R386
LC item number
R43 2010
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
  • Thorndike Press large print core
  • The Cousins' War
Series volume
bk. 2
Target audience
adult
Label
The red queen : the cousins' war, Philippa Gregory
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 546-550)
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
18036822
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
552 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410427953
Lccn
2010018191
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map, genealogical table
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn610466882
  • (OCoLC)610466882
Label
The red queen : the cousins' war, Philippa Gregory
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 546-550)
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
18036822
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
552 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410427953
Lccn
2010018191
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map, genealogical table
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn610466882
  • (OCoLC)610466882

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