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The war and Elizabeth

  • 329 Pages
  • 1.85 MB
  • English
W. Collins sons & co. ltd. , London [etc.]
Statementby Mrs. Humphry Ward ...
LC ClassificationsPZ3.W215 Wa
The Physical Object
Pagination4 p. l., 329 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17941197M
LC Control Number19014198

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Drawing from new archival sources, Brand: Cambridge University Press. In JuneBBC One debuted a part series, The White Queen, a depiction of the Wars of the Roses seen through the eyes of key women, and based on a series of historical novels by Philippa Gregory. The "White Queen" refers to Elizabeth Woodville, and The White Queen is the title of Gregory's first book in the series that is being adapted.

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