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The White Queen

Author: Philippa Gregory
Publisher: NY : Simon and Schuster, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this account of the wars of the Plantagenets, a woman of extraordinary beauty and ambition, Elizabeth Woodville, catches the eye of the newly crowned boy king, marries him in secret and ascends to royalty. While Elizabeth rises to the demands of her exalted position and fights for the success of her family, her two sons become central figures in a mystery that has confounded historians for centuries: the missing  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Named Person: Edward, King of England; Richard, King of England; Elizabeth, Consort of Edward IV King of England; Richard, Duke of York; Queen consort of Edward IV King of England Elizabeth; Edward, King of England; Elizabeth, Queen consort of Edward IV King of England; Richard, Duke of York; Richard, King of England
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philippa Gregory
ISBN: 9781416563686 1416563687
OCLC Number: 731380950
Other Titles: Cousins' War
Responsibility: Bk. 1 / Cousins' War.

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In this account of the wars of the Plantagenets, a woman of extraordinary beauty and ambition, Elizabeth Woodville, catches the eye of the newly crowned boy king, marries him in secret and ascends to royalty. While Elizabeth rises to the demands of her exalted position and fights for the success of her family, her two sons become central figures in a mystery that has confounded historians for centuries: the missing princes in the Tower of London whose fate is still unknown.

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