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The red queen, Philippa Gregory

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The red queen
Title
The red queen
Statement of responsibility
Philippa Gregory
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Although widowed in her early teens, Margaret Beaufort, the child-bride of Edmund Tudor, uses her determination of character and wily plotting to infiltrate the house of York under the guise of loyal friend and servant, undermine the support for Richard III, and ultimately ensure that her only son, Henry Tudor, triumphs as King of England
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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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Cataloging source
ICrlF
Citation source
  • Library Journal, May 2010
  • Publisher's Weekly, May 2010
  • Booklist, June 2010
  • Kirkus Review, June 2010
  • Library Journal
  • Publisher's Weekly
  • Booklist
Dewey number
  • 823/.914
  • [Fic]
Illustrations
  • maps
  • genealogical tables
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Adult
  • Adult
  • Adult
  • Adult
Intended audience source
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Follett Library Resources
LC call number
PR6057.R386
LC item number
R43 2010
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Series statement
Cousins' war
Series volume
# 2
Target audience
adult
Label
The red queen, Philippa Gregory
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Touchstone book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 380-382)
Control code
21412145
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Touchstone hardcover ed.
Extent
382 p.
Isbn
9781416563723
Isbn Type
(trade)
Other physical details
geneal. table, map
System control number
  • (rplri)69793
  • (IMchF)fol12918382
Label
The red queen, Philippa Gregory
Publication
Note
"A Touchstone book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 380-382)
Control code
21412145
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Touchstone hardcover ed.
Extent
382 p.
Isbn
9781416563723
Isbn Type
(trade)
Other physical details
geneal. table, map
System control number
  • (rplri)69793
  • (IMchF)fol12918382

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