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The day Diana died

By: Andersen, Christopher P.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York : Morrow, c1998.:

Edition: Book club edition.

Seller ID: BB0241552

ISBN: 0688160824

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Edward VI

By: Skidmore, Chris

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2007.:

Seller ID: BB0213791

ISBN: 0312351429

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"The birth of ""Edward"" on ""October 12, 15""37"," ended his father's twenty-seven-year wait for an heir. Nine years later, ""Edward"" was on the throne, a boy-king in a court where manipulation, treachery, and plotting were rife.""" Henry VIII's death in January 1547 marked the end of a political giant whose reign had dominated his kingdom with an iron grip for thirty-eight years. Few could remember an England without him---certainly little had remained untouched: the monasteries and friaries had been ripped down, the Pope's authority discarded, and new authoritarian laws had been i... View more info

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Elizabeth of York: A Tudor Queen and Her World

By: Weir, Alison

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Ballantine, 2013:

Seller ID: BB0237892

ISBN: 0345521366

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Many are familiar with the story of the much-married King Henry VIII of England and the celebrated reign of his daughter, Elizabeth I. But it is often forgotten that the life of the first Tudor queen, Elizabeth of York, Henry's mother and Elizabeth's grandmother, spanned one of England's most dramatic and perilous periods. Now "New York Times "bestselling author and acclaimed historian Alison Weir presents the first modern biography of this extraordinary woman, whose very existence united the realm and ensured the survival of the Plantagenet bloodline. Her birth was greeted with as much p... View more info