2 edition of La reina blanca found in the catalog.
Translation of: The white queen.Includes bibliographical references (p. 507-509).
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 117 p. :|
|Number of Pages||48|
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. File Size: 7MB.
Views of the Philadelphia publishers and others, against the passage of an international copyright law.
e, every woman in her novels. If I read correctly, there are also references to stories of Cinderella and real-life influences for the myth of Robin Hood. El 13 de agosto de 1408, Blanca es nuevamente designada vicaria del reino de Sicilia, cuando su marido parte en una al reino de.
I, personally, think it was a little bit of both. I like La reina blanca Elizabeth; she has such sharp claws. As Elizabeth exclaims after her cruel penance by King Richard: 'Harlot or Angel: God bless her". What I'm trying to say is that there was no Alright, I honestly did not like this novel. Perhaps it is close to the real character of Elizabeth Woodville.
Gregory does a great job of fleshing out a family that has been villanized by history, and presenting their side of the story.
So, plot summary: we've moved back in time from the Sexy Sexy Tudors to the Sexy Sexy Plantagenets, but unfortunately these people do a lot less fucking and a lot more plotting. The White Queen launches her War of the Roses trilogy, and focuses on Elizabeth Woodville.
And I do love this La reina blanca. I think her choice in plot devices shows an author taking the easy way out. Consultado el 30 de mayo de 2015. Gregory's other books were interesting and hard to put down. A more correct writing of that sentence would be; "Perhaps to save all the family who named themselves Rivers in order to honour the water-goddess who was their founder".
This was my first Philippa Gregory novel, and it was such an excellent introduction to the author and genre. The Cousin's War Series 1. La reina blanca Gregory does her usual fine job of bringing her characters to life and making it enjoyable to read. It actually inspired me to read more historical fiction by a variety of writers.
the red Queen in which I watched the programme not so long ago wanted me to read this authors books as it was so good.
, Henry VIII and sad female pawns into beautiful heroines i.
Very interesting cousins against cousins tales of love, treachery, death, battle won and lost.
A curse and a locket.