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The Resource Blood sisters : the women behind the Wars of the Roses, Sarah Gristwood

Blood sisters : the women behind the Wars of the Roses, Sarah Gristwood

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Blood sisters : the women behind the Wars of the Roses
Title
Blood sisters
Title remainder
the women behind the Wars of the Roses
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Gristwood
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
To contemporaries, the Wars of the Roses?the series of dynastic conflicts that tore apart the ruling Plantagenet family in fifteenth-century England?were known collectively as a?cousins war." The struggle that ultimately brought into being the Tudor dynasty was truly a domestic drama, as fraught and intimate as any family feud before or since. What set the Wars of the Roses apart, of course, was that there was a kingdom at stake. Since the end of the fourteenth century, control of the House of Plantagenet?and the vast territory it ruled in the British Isles?had been claimed by
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Gristwood, Sarah
Dewey number
942.0409252
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DA250
LC item number
.G75 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Plantagenet, House of
  • Margaret
  • York, Cecily
  • Elizabeth
  • Anne
  • Margaret
  • Elizabeth
  • Beaufort, Margaret
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Anne
  • Beaufort, Margaret
  • Elizabeth
  • Elizabeth
  • Margaret
  • Margaret
  • Plantagenet, House of
  • York, Cecily
  • HISTORY
  • Great Britain
  • Rosenkriege
  • Frau
  • Historische Persönlichkeit
  • Regions & Countries - Europe
  • History & Archaeology
  • Great Britain
Label
Blood sisters : the women behind the Wars of the Roses, Sarah Gristwood
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Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Table of contents -- A note on names -- Glossary of select names -- Simplified family tree -- Prologue -- pt. I: 1445-1460, Lancaster: 1. Fatal marriage; 2. The red rose and the white; 3. A woman's fear; 4. No women's matters; 5. Captain Margaret; 6. Mightiness meets misery -- pt. II: 1460-1471: 7. To Love a king; 8. Fortune's pageant; 9. Domestic broils;10. That was a queen -- pt. III: 1471-1483: 11. My lovely queen; 12. Fortune's womb; 13. Mother of griefs; 14. A golden sorrow -- pt. IV: 1483-1485: 15. Weeping queens; 16. Innocent blood
  • 17. Look to your wife; 18. Anne my wife; 19. In Bosworth field -- pt. V: 1485-1509: 20. True succeeders; 21. Golden sovereignty; 22. The edge of traitors; 23. Civil wounds; 24. Like a queen inter me; 25. Our noble mother -- Epilogue -- Acknowledgments -- A note on sources -- Notes -- Selected bibliography -- Illustration credits -- Index
Control code
830163275
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (390 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780465065981
Lccn
2012044813
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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not applicable
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)830163275
Label
Blood sisters : the women behind the Wars of the Roses, Sarah Gristwood
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Table of contents -- A note on names -- Glossary of select names -- Simplified family tree -- Prologue -- pt. I: 1445-1460, Lancaster: 1. Fatal marriage; 2. The red rose and the white; 3. A woman's fear; 4. No women's matters; 5. Captain Margaret; 6. Mightiness meets misery -- pt. II: 1460-1471: 7. To Love a king; 8. Fortune's pageant; 9. Domestic broils;10. That was a queen -- pt. III: 1471-1483: 11. My lovely queen; 12. Fortune's womb; 13. Mother of griefs; 14. A golden sorrow -- pt. IV: 1483-1485: 15. Weeping queens; 16. Innocent blood
  • 17. Look to your wife; 18. Anne my wife; 19. In Bosworth field -- pt. V: 1485-1509: 20. True succeeders; 21. Golden sovereignty; 22. The edge of traitors; 23. Civil wounds; 24. Like a queen inter me; 25. Our noble mother -- Epilogue -- Acknowledgments -- A note on sources -- Notes -- Selected bibliography -- Illustration credits -- Index
Control code
830163275
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (390 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780465065981
Lccn
2012044813
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 9b5d7ddd-dacd-4cab-ae62-8bdbbdba4a95
  • f884d9eb-4a07-4429-876f-1543e3dbe134
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)830163275

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