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George, Margaret 1943-

Overview
Works: 39 works in 370 publications in 14 languages and 13,417 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Biographical fiction  Christian fiction  Fiction  Drama  Juvenile works  Biography  Military history 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3557.E49, 813.54
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Publications about Margaret George
Publications by Margaret George
Most widely held works about Margaret George
 
Most widely held works by Margaret George
The autobiography of Henry VIII : with notes by his fool, Will Somers : a novel by Margaret George( Book )
60 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,166 libraries worldwide
The spellbinding, imaginary memoirs of one of England's greatest kings, Henry VIII, through his childhood, his transformation of the Church, his six wives--two beheaded--the execution of his friend Thomas More, and his daughter, Elizabeth
Mary Queen of Scotland and the Isles : a novel by Margaret George( Book )
37 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,917 libraries worldwide
A fictional account of the life of Mary Queen of Scots traces her lineage and describes her childhood, marriages, and her historic fight with Elizabeth over the throne of England
The memoirs of Cleopatra : a novel by Margaret George( Book )
86 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 1,888 libraries worldwide
Overview: Bestselling novelist Margaret George brings to life the glittering kingdom of Cleopatra, Queen of the Nile, in this lush, sweeping, and richly detailed saga. Told in Cleopatra's own voice, this is a mesmerizing tale of ambition, passion, and betrayal, which begins when the twenty-year-old queen seeks out the most powerful man in the world, Julius Caesar, and does not end until, having survived the assassination of Caesar and the defeat of the second man she loves, Marc Antony, she plots her own death rather than be paraded in triumph through the streets of Rome
Helen of Troy by Margaret George( Book )
41 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,780 libraries worldwide
Married at a tender age to the Spartan king Menelaus, the beautiful Helen bears him a daughter and anticipates a passionless marriage before falling in love with the Trojan prince Paris, with whom she flees to Troy, with devastating consequences
Mary, called Magdalene by Margaret George( Book )
26 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,776 libraries worldwide
Draws on the Bible and secular historical research to present a fictional portrait of Mary of Magdala as she becomes part of Jesus' circle of disciples and comes into a realization of her faith
Elizabeth I by Margaret George( Book )
20 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,526 libraries worldwide
Elizabeth's rival for the love of Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester, and mother to the Earl of Essex, the mercurial nobleman who challenged Elizabeth's throne, Lettice Knollys had been intertwined with Elizabeth since childhood. They are both women of fierce intellect and desire: one trying to protect her country, and throne, the other trying to regain power and position for her family and each vying to convince the reader of her own private vision of the truth
Elizabeth I [a novel] by Margaret George( Sound Recording )
10 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 709 libraries worldwide
Elizabeth's rival for the love of Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester, and mother to the Earl of Essex, the mercurial nobleman who challenged Elizabeth's throne, Lettice Knollys had been intertwined with Elizabeth since childhood. They are both women of fierce intellect and desire: one trying to protect her country, and throne, the other trying to regain power and position for her family and each vying to convince the reader of her own private vision of the truth
Lucille lost : a true adventure by Margaret George( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 421 libraries worldwide
Lucille, a pet Burmese tortoise, escapes from her home and ends up in the woods, hoping to be rescued and returned to her family. Includes facts about tortoises
Helen of Troy by Margaret George( Sound Recording )
10 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 340 libraries worldwide
The story of Helen of Troy as told from her perspective
Elizabeth I the virgin queen by Sue Hayes( visu )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 330 libraries worldwide
She restored faith in the monarchy and led her nation to its greatest period of prosperity and accomplishment. Queen Elizabeth I is one of the most storied rulers in human history. The daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn, she assumed the thorne only after the death of her sister Mary. But once in power, she used her education, innate shrewdness and diplomatic skill to lead her nation to glory. Discover how she stabilized the economy, won the love and support of her people, and played an endless string of royal suitors to her political advantage
The memoirs of Cleopatra by Margaret George( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
The story of Cleopatra's life covering her father's rule, her relationships with Julius Caesar and Marc Antony, and the plotting of her own death
Mary, called Magdalene by Margaret George( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Mary, Called Magdalene depicts Mary in the first hundred years of the first millennium as it peels away layers of legend. Testaments, letters, and narrative convincingly capture Mary's immediate and moving voice as she becomes part of the circle of disciples and comes to grips with the divine
María Magdalena by Margaret George( Book )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Mary Queen of Scotland and the Isles [a novel] by Margaret George( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
An exhaustively researched novel weaves both historical fact and plausible fiction in bringing the story of Mary Queen of Scot to life
The autobiography of Henry VIII [with notes by his fool, Will Somers : a novel] by Margaret George( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Margaret George's novel brings into focus the larger-than-life King Henry VIII, monarch of prodigious appetites for wine, women and song
A novel by Margaret George( Book )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in Undetermined and English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Cleopatra ( visu )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Machtsstrijd en liefdesverhoudingen tussen Julius Caesar, Cleopatra en Marcus Antonius ten tijde van het Romeinse Rijk
Also the origins by Margaret George( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
El ocaso de una diosa by Margaret George( Book )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Kleopatra by Margaret George( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in German and Danish and held by 7 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Margaret George US-amerikanische Historikerin und Schriftstellerin
Джордж, Маргарет, 1943-
Маргарет Джордж
מרגרט ג'ורג'
مارگارت جرج نویسنده و تاریخ‌نگار آمریکایی
Languages
English (174)
Spanish (63)
German (45)
French (18)
Italian (10)
Danish (5)
Russian (5)
Czech (5)
Dutch (3)
Swedish (2)
Portuguese (2)
Turkish (2)
Persian (1)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (1)
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