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  • Richard III and the Princes in the Tower
    Richard III and the Princes in the Tower (Paperback) Alison Weir

    Includes a new foreword by the author The story of the death, in sinister circumstances, of the boy-king Edward V and his younger brother Richard, Duke of York, is one of the most fascinating murder mysteries in English history.

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  • Britain's Royal Families
    Britain's Royal Families (English, Paperback) Alison Weir

    Presents genealogical details of members of the royal houses of England, Scotland and Great Britain - from 800AD to the present. This title contains the biographical information relating to various monarchs as well as to various members of their immediate family, from parents to grandchildren. It explores the royal family tree.

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  • The Lady In The Tower
    The Lady In The Tower (Paperback) Alison Weir

    On 2 May, 1536, in an act unprecedented in English history, Anne Boleyn, Henry VIII's second wife, was imprisoned in the Tower of London. Did Cromwell, for reasons of his own, construct a case against Anne and her faction, and then present compelling evidence before the King?

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  • Henry VIII
    Henry VIII (Paperback) Alison Weir

    'This magnificent biography of Henry VIII is set against the cultural, social and political background of his court - the most spectacular court ever seen in England - and the splendour of his many sumptuous palaces.

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  • A Dangerous Inheritance
    A Dangerous Inheritance (English, Paperback) Alison Weir

    Two women separated by time are linked by the most famous murder mystery in history, the Princes in the Tower.

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  • Lancaster And York
    Lancaster And York (Paperback) Alison Weir

    The war between the houses of Lancaster and York for the throne of England was characterised by treachery, deceit and - at St Albans, Blore Hill and Towton, - some of the bloodiest and most dramatic battles on England's soil.

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  • Katherine Swynford
    Katherine Swynford (Paperback) Alison Weir

    Katherine Swynford was first the mistress, and later the wife, of John of Gaunt, the Duke of Lancaster. Her charismatic lover was one of the most powerful princes of the fourteenth century and Katherine was renowned for her beauty and regarded as enigmatic, intriguing and even dangerous by some of her contemporaries.

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  • Traitors of the Tower
    Traitors of the Tower (English, Paperback) Alison Weir

    Alison Weir's gripping book tells their stories: from the former friend betrayed by a man set on being king, to the young girl killed after just nine days on the throne. Alison Weir is a wonderful storyteller. Through her vivid writing, Alison Weir brings history alive.

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  • The Six Wives Of Henry VIII
    The Six Wives Of Henry VIII (Paperback) Alison Weir

    One of the most powerful monarchs in British history, Henry VIII ruled England in unprecedented splendour. In this remarkable composite biography, Alison Weir brings Henry's six wives vividly to life, revealing each as a distinct and compelling personality in her own right.

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  • Innocent Traitor
    Innocent Traitor (Paperback) Alison Weir

    Alison Weir, our pre-eminent popular historian, has now fulfilled a life's ambition to write historical fiction. Child of a scheming father and a ruthless mother, for whom she was merely a pawn in a dynastic power game with the highest stakes, she lived a life in thrall to political machinations and lethal religious fervour.

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  • Elizabeth of York
    Elizabeth of York (English, Paperback) Alison Weir

    Elizabeth of York would have ruled England, but for the fact that she was a woman. It has been said that Elizabeth was distrusted by Henry VII and her formidable mother-in-law, Margaret Beaufort, but contemporary evidence shows that Elizabeth was, in fact, influential.

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  • Elizabeth, The Queen
    Elizabeth, The Queen (Paperback) Alison Weir

    In her highly praised The Six Wives of Henry VIII and its sequel, Children of England, Alison Weir examined the private lives of the early Tudor kings and queens, and chronicled the childhood and youth of one of England's most successful monarchs, Elizabeth I.

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  • Mary Boleyn
    Mary Boleyn (English, Paperback) Alison Weir

    Sister to Anne Boleyn and seduced by two kings, Mary Boleyn has long been the subject of scandal and myth. Her affair with Henry VIII fuelled the shocking annulment of his marriage to Anne, and Mary is rumoured to have borne his child in secret.

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  • The Lady Elizabeth
    The Lady Elizabeth (English, Paperback) Alison Weir

    She is destined to ascend the throne, and deferred to as the King's heiress, but that all changes when her mother Anne Boleyn - Henry`s great passion and folly - is executed for treason.

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  • The Life of Elizabeth I
    The Life of Elizabeth I (English, Paperback) Alison Weir

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER...

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  • Eleanor Of Aquitaine
    Eleanor Of Aquitaine (Paperback) Alison Weir

    Eleanor, Duchess of Aquitaine was one of the leading personalities of the Middle Ages and also one of the most controversial. Eleanor married in turn Louis VII of France and Henry II of England, and was the mother of Richard the Lionheart and King John.

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  • Against Our Better Judgment
    Against Our Better Judgment (English, Paperback) Alison Weir

    "Prodigiously documented... Alison Weir must be highly commended for throwing such a brilliantly hard light on the relationship between the United States and Israel. I hope this marvelous book gets all the attention it deserves." ? Ambassador Andrew Killgore Soon after WWII, US statesman Dean Acheson warned that creating Israel on land already inhabited by Palestinians would ?imperil? both...

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  • Children Of England
    Children Of England (English, Paperback) Alison Weir

    When Henry VIII died in 1547, he left three highly intelligent children to succeed him in turn, to be followed, if their lines failed, by the descendants of his sister, Mary Tudor.

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  • Mary Queen of Scots
    Mary Queen of Scots (Paperback) Alison Weir

    On the night of 10 February 1567 an explosion devastated the Edinburgh residence of Henry Stewart, Lord Darnley, second husband of Mary, Queen of Scots. For this reason Elizabeth I had opposed his family's longstanding wish to marry him to Mary Stuart, who herself claimed to be the rightful queen of England.

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  • Eleanor of Aquitaine
    Eleanor of Aquitaine (English, Paperback) Alison Weir

    Renowned in her time for being the most beautiful woman in Europe, the wife of two kings and mother of three, Eleanor of Aquitaine was one of the great heroines of the Middle Ages. At a time when women were regarded as little more than chattel, Eleanor managed to defy convention as she exercised power in the political sphere and crucial influence over her husbands and sons. In this beautifully written biography, Alison Weir paints a vibrant portrait of this truly exceptional woman, and provides new insights into her intimate world. Eleanor of Aquitaine lived a long life of many contrasts, of splendor and desolation, power and peril, and in this stunning narrative, Weir captures the woman? and the queen?in all her glory. With astonishing historic detail, mesmerizing pageantry, and irresistible accounts of royal scandal and intrigue, she recreates not only a remarkable personality but a magnificent past era.

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