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

    Fascinating and authoritative of Britain's royal families from Henry VIII to Elizabeth I to Queen Victoria, by leading popular historian Alison Weir 'George III is alleged to have married secretly, on 17th April, 1759, a Quakeress called Hannah Lightfoot.

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  • Eleanor Of Aquitaine by Alison Weir
    Eleanor Of Aquitaine (English, 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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  • Richard III and the Princes in the Tower by Alison Weir
    Richard III and the Princes in the Tower (English, 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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  • Henry VIII by Alison Weir
    Henry VIII (English, 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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  • The Six Wives Of Henry VIII by Alison Weir
    The Six Wives Of Henry VIII (English, 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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  • The Marriage Game by Alison Weir
    The Marriage Game (English, Paperback) Alison Weir

    Bestselling historian Alison Weir brings Elizabeth I to vivid life in a novel of intrigue, sex, plots, mysteries and tragedies, amid all the colour and pageantry of the Tudor court.

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  • The Lady In The Tower by Alison Weir
    The Lady In The Tower (English, 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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  • A Dangerous Inheritance by Alison Weir
    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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  • The Lady Elizabeth by Alison Weir
    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 Captive Queen by Alison Weir
    The Captive Queen (English, Paperback) Alison Weir

    It is the year 1152, and a beautiful woman rides through France, fleeing her crown, her two young daughters and a shattered marriage. between father and sons, as Henry's children take up arms against him - and finally between Henry and Eleanor herself.

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  • Elizabeth, The Queen by Alison Weir
    Elizabeth, The Queen (English, 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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  • Katherine of Aragon, the True Queen by Alison Weir
    Katherine of Aragon, the True Queen (English, Paperback) Alison Weir

    Bestselling author and acclaimed historian Alison Weir takes on what no fiction writer has done before: creating a dramatic six-book series in which each novel covers one of King Henry VIII's wives. In this captivating opening volume, Weir brings to life the tumultuous tale of Katherine of Aragon, Henry's first, devoted, and "true" queen....

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

    Perhaps the most influential sovereign England has ever known, Queen Elizabeth I reigned prosperously for more than forty years, from 1558 until her death in 1603. During her rule, however, she remained an extremely private person, keeping her own counsel and sharing secrets with no one - not even her closest, most trusted advisors. Now, in this brilliantly researched, fascinating new book,...

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  • Jane Seymour, the Haunted Queen by Alison Weir
    Jane Seymour, the Haunted Queen (English, Hardback) Alison Weir

    Acclaimed author and historian Alison Weir continues her epic Six Tudor Queens series with this third captivating novel, which brings to life Jane Seymour, King Henry VIII's most cherished bride and mother of his only legitimate male heir....

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  • Mary Queen of Scots by Alison Weir
    Mary Queen of Scots (English, 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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  • Lancaster And York by Alison Weir
    Lancaster And York (English, 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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  • Against Our Better Judgment by Alison Weir
    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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  • Mary Boleyn by Alison Weir
    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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  • Isabella by Alison Weir
    Isabella (English, Paperback) Alison Weir

    Described by Christopher Marlowe as the 'She-Wolf of France', Isabella was one of the most notorious femme fatales in history. Had it not been for her unfaithfulness, history might have immortalised her as a liberator- the saviour who unshackled England from a weak and vicious monarch.

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  • Innocent Traitor by Alison Weir
    Innocent Traitor (English, 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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