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The Resource The Tudor throne, Brandy Purdy

The Tudor throne, Brandy Purdy

Label
The Tudor throne
Title
The Tudor throne
Statement of responsibility
Brandy Purdy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In the wake of King Henry VIII's death, England's throne is left in a precarious state - as is the peculiar relationship between his two daughters. Mary, the elder, once treasured, had been declared a bastard in favour of her flame-haired half-sister, Elizabeth, born of the doomed Anne Boleyn. Yet the bond between the sisters was palpable from the start. Now reinstated, Mary eventually assumes her place as queen. But as Mary's religious zeal evolves into a reign of terror, young Elizabeth gains the people's favour. Gripped by a tormenting paranoia, Mary is soon convinced that her beloved Elizabeth is in fact her worst enemy. And the virginal Elizabeth, whose true love is her country, must defy her tyrannical sister to make way for a new era ..."--Page 4 of cover
Summary
"In the wake of King Henry VIII's death, England's throne is left in a precarious state - as is the peculiar relationship between his two daughters. Mary, the elder, once treasured, had been declared a bastard in favour of her flame-haired half-sister, Elizabeth, born of the doomed Anne Boleyn. Yet the bond between the sisters was palpable from the start. Now reinstated, Mary eventually assumes her place as queen. But as Mary's religious zeal evolves into a reign of terror, young Elizabeth gains the people's favour. Gripped by a tormenting paranoia, Mary is soon convinced that her beloved Elizabeth is in fact her worst enemy. And the virginal Elizabeth, whose true love is her country, must defy her tyrannical sister to make way for a new era..."--From back cover
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10017632
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3616.U736
LC item number
T83 2011
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The Tudor throne, Brandy Purdy
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reading group discussion guide (p. [379]-380)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"First Kensington trade paperback printing" -- T.p. verso.-Reading group discussion guide (p. [379]-380).-"In the wake of King Henry VIII's death, England's throne is left in a precarious state -- as is the peculiar relationship between his two daughters. Mary, the elder, once treasured, had been declared a bastard in favour of her flame-haired half-sister, Elizabeth, born of the doomed Anne Boleyn. Yet the bond between the sisters was palpable from the start. Now reinstated, Mary eventually assumes her place as queen. But as Mary's religious zeal evolves into a reign of terror, young Elizabeth gains the people's favour. Gripped by a tormenting paranoia, Mary is soon convinced that her beloved Elizabeth is in fact her worst enemy. And the virginal Elizabeth, whose true love is her country, must defy her tyrannical sister to make way for a new era ..." -- From back cover
Control code
ocn663952620
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
380 pages
Isbn
9780758255747
Lccn
2011284186
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)663952620
Label
The Tudor throne, Brandy Purdy
Publication
Note
Reading group discussion guide (p. [379]-380)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"First Kensington trade paperback printing" -- T.p. verso.-Reading group discussion guide (p. [379]-380).-"In the wake of King Henry VIII's death, England's throne is left in a precarious state -- as is the peculiar relationship between his two daughters. Mary, the elder, once treasured, had been declared a bastard in favour of her flame-haired half-sister, Elizabeth, born of the doomed Anne Boleyn. Yet the bond between the sisters was palpable from the start. Now reinstated, Mary eventually assumes her place as queen. But as Mary's religious zeal evolves into a reign of terror, young Elizabeth gains the people's favour. Gripped by a tormenting paranoia, Mary is soon convinced that her beloved Elizabeth is in fact her worst enemy. And the virginal Elizabeth, whose true love is her country, must defy her tyrannical sister to make way for a new era ..." -- From back cover
Control code
ocn663952620
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
380 pages
Isbn
9780758255747
Lccn
2011284186
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)663952620

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