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Blood and roses : one family's struggle and triumph during England's tumultuous civil war

Author: Helen Castor
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st ed
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The author examines the lives of three generations of one English family during the War of the Roses.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Paston family.; Paston family.
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Helen Castor
ISBN: 9780007148080 0007148089
OCLC Number: 62330984
Notes: Originally published: Blood & roses : the Paston Family in the fifteenth century. London : Faber and Faber, 2004.
Description: xx, 426 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color), map ; 24 cm
Contents: A wise man of the law --
No will of them in writing --
A perilous dwelling --
The world is changed greatly --
A squire of worship --
The heartiest kinsman and friend --
Neither in trust nor favour --
The infinite process --
A drone among bees --
Till better peace be --
The matter of Caister --
I pray get us a wife somewhere --
Our trusty and wellbeloved knight --
Letters of good consequence in history.
Other Titles: Blood & roses
Responsibility: Helen Castor.

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The author examines the lives of three generations of one English family during the War of the Roses.

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