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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
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 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. 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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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
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
354363
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gregory, Phillippa
Dewey number
823/.914
Illustrations
  • maps
  • genealogical tables
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6057.R386
LC item number
R43 2011
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The Cousins' war
Series volume
bk. 2
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Elizabeth
  • Edward
  • Richard
  • Richard
  • Edward
  • Elizabeth
  • Richard
  • Richard
  • Wars of the Roses (Great Britain : 1455-1485)
  • Great Britain
  • Queens
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Queens
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
Label
The red queen, Philippa Gregory
Instantiates
Publication
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
ocn666220177
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
551 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781594134302
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map, genealogical table
System control number
(OCoLC)666220177
Label
The red queen, Philippa Gregory
Publication
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
ocn666220177
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
551 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781594134302
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map, genealogical table
System control number
(OCoLC)666220177

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