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The forever queen

Author: Helen Hollick
Publisher: Naperville, Ill. : Sourcebooks Landmark, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Hollick mines the richly textured history of Saxon England, producing a striking portrait ... Emma has a remarkable life story providing a suitably dramatic backdrop for this fictional romp throught the fractured political and social landscape of eleventh-century England--Booklist.
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Genre/Form: Biographical fiction
History
Fiction
Historical fiction
Named Person: Emma, Queen consort of Canute I King of England; Emma, Queen consort of Canute I King of England
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Helen Hollick
ISBN: 9781402240683 1402240686
OCLC Number: 488732986
Notes: "Originally published as A hollow crown in the United Kingdom by Arrow Books in 2005"--Title page verso.
Includes discussion questions.
"Sometimes, a desperate kingdom is in need of one great woman"--Cover.
Description: 633 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.
Other Titles: Hollow crown
Responsibility: Helen Hollick.

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Hollick mines the richly textured history of Saxon England, producing a striking portrait ... Emma has a remarkable life story providing a suitably dramatic backdrop for this fictional romp throught the fractured political and social landscape of eleventh-century England--Booklist.

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