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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
Determined to see her son Henry on the throne of England, pious Margaret Beaufort arranges politically advantageous marriages, sends her son out of the country for his safety, and lays secret plans for a battle between the houses of York and Lancaster
Member of
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
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
354363
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gregory, Philippa
Dewey number
823/.914
Illustrations
  • maps
  • genealogical tables
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6057.R386
LC item number
R43 2010b
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Cousins' war
Series volume
0002
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Elizabeth
  • Great Britain
  • Queens
  • Edward
  • Richard
  • Richard
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
Label
The red queen, Philippa Gregory
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Touchstone book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 380-382)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn464593142
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Touchstone hardcover ed.
Extent
382 pages
Isbn
9781476746302
Lccn
2010514092
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
map, genealogical table
System control number
(OCoLC)464593142
Label
The red queen, Philippa Gregory
Publication
Note
"A Touchstone book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 380-382)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn464593142
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Touchstone hardcover ed.
Extent
382 pages
Isbn
9781476746302
Lccn
2010514092
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
map, genealogical table
System control number
(OCoLC)464593142

Library Locations

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