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Product Description: Jane was Henry VIII's third queen, and she was described by him as 'his first true wife', both his first two marriages having been annulled. She was twenty-seven when he married her, and came of a solid gentry family with good court connections...read more
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9781445611570 | Casemate Pub & Book Dist Llc, September 30, 2013, cover price $29.95

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9781445638201 | Casemate Pub & Book Dist Llc, November 19, 2014, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Jane was Henry VIII's third queen, and she was described by him as 'his first true wife', both his first two marriages having been annulled.

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Product Description: "[A] shimmering and rather wonderful biography." --The Guardian (UK) When Queen Victoria died in 1901, she had ruled for nearly sixty-four years. She was a mother of nine and grandmother of forty-two and the matriarch of royal Europe through her children’s marriages...read more
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9781483027777, titled "Victoria: A Life: Library Edition" | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, October 23, 2014), cover price $123.00 | About this edition: "[A] shimmering and rather wonderful biography.

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Product Description: "[A] shimmering and rather wonderful biography." --The Guardian (UK) When Queen Victoria died in 1901, she had ruled for nearly sixty-four years. She was a mother of nine and grandmother of forty-two and the matriarch of royal Europe through her children’s marriages...read more
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9781594205996 | Penguin Pr, October 23, 2014, cover price $36.00 | About this edition: "[A] shimmering and rather wonderful biography.

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9781483027791 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, October 23, 2014), cover price $54.95 | About this edition: [Read by Clive Chafer] Acclaimed historian A.

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Product Description: Thirty years ago, Grace Kelly was tragically killed when her vehicle tumbled forty meters from the serpentine roads of Monaco. She has since become a myth, a style icon existing between the glamour of Hollywood and the royalty of Monaco...read more
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9781629145419 | Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, November 18, 2014, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Thirty years ago, Grace Kelly was tragically killed when her vehicle tumbled forty meters from the serpentine roads of Monaco.

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Product Description: From CNN’s official royal historian, a highly praised young author with a doctorate from Oxford University, comes the extraordinary rags-to-riches story of the woman who conquered Napoleon’s heart—and with it, an empire.   Their love was legendary, their ambition flagrant and unashamed...read more
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9780345522832 | Ballantine Books, November 4, 2014, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: From CNN’s official royal historian, a highly praised young author with a doctorate from Oxford University, comes the extraordinary rags-to-riches story of the woman who conquered Napoleon’s heart—and with it, an empire.

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Katie Nicholl, bestselling author and royal correspondent for the Mail on Sunday, gives an inside look into the life of the future Queen of England.The Duchess of Cambridge is the first commoner in 350 years to marry an heir to the British throne. Based on extensive and exclusive interviews, Kate reveals fascinating new details about the couple's courtship, their fairy-tale wedding, and Katherine's first year as a working Royal. Now, as the young duke and duchess welcome the birth of their first child, Nicholl presents the most intimate and captivating account available of England's future Queen Consort.
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9781410464293 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, November 7, 2013), cover price $31.99 | About this edition: Katie Nicholl, bestselling author and royal correspondent for the Mail on Sunday, gives an inside look into the life of the future Queen of England.
9781602862265 | Perseus Books Group, September 17, 2013, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Katie Nicholl, bestselling author and royal correspondent for The Mail on Sunday, gives an inside look into the life of the future Queen of England, Kate Middleton.

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9781602862609 | Perseus Books Group, March 31, 2015, cover price $16.00

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9781480530294 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, September 17, 2013), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Katie Nicholl, bestselling author and royal correspondent for The Mail on Sunday, gives an inside look into the life of the future Queen of England, Kate Middleton.
9781480530300 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, September 17, 2013), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Katie Nicholl, bestselling author and royal correspondent for The Mail on Sunday, gives an inside look into the life of the future Queen of England, Kate Middleton.
9781480530324 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio Lib Edn, September 17, 2013), cover price $39.97 | About this edition: Katie Nicholl, bestselling author and royal correspondent for The Mail on Sunday, gives an inside look into the life of the future Queen of England, Kate Middleton.

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Product Description: She wedded earls and barons, befriended literary figures and movie stars, bedded a future king, was feted by London and New York society for 40 years, and died a Russian princess Vivacious, confident, and striking, Sheila Chisholm met her first husband, Francis Edward Scudamore St...read more
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9781743311318 | Allen & Unwin, November 1, 2014, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: She wedded earls and barons, befriended literary figures and movie stars, bedded a future king, was feted by London and New York society for 40 years, and died a Russian princess Vivacious, confident, and striking, Sheila Chisholm met her first husband, Francis Edward Scudamore St.

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Product Description: From the first Tudor king to the Virgin Queen, a primer on who the Tudors were and why they remain so popular to this day This history begins when the dynasty was secured by the plotting of Margaret, the mother of Henry VII, who returned from exile to take the English throne...read more
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9780233004334 | Andre Deutsch Ltd, November 1, 2014, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: From the first Tudor king to the Virgin Queen, a primer on who the Tudors were and why they remain so popular to this day This history begins when the dynasty was secured by the plotting of Margaret, the mother of Henry VII, who returned from exile to take the English throne.

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Product Description: A stunning recreation of the life and times of Oswald of Northumbria: Christian warlord, founder of Lindisfarne monastery, and the first great English monarch Oswald Whiteblade lived one of the most influential and colorful lives in early English history...read more
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9781781854181 | Trafalgar Square, August 1, 2013, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Oswald Whiteblade lived one of the most influential and colourful lives in early English history.

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9781781854204 | Trafalgar Square, November 1, 2014, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A stunning recreation of the life and times of Oswald of Northumbria: Christian warlord, founder of Lindisfarne monastery, and the first great English monarch Oswald Whiteblade lived one of the most influential and colorful lives in early English history.

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Product Description: A fully updated insider's account of the royal romance from trusted journalist Robert Jobson, NBC's royal correspondent  It is the love story which captivated the world and, after 8 years together, William and Kate married in spectacular style at Westminster Abbey on April 29th, 2011...read more
By Arthur Edwards (photographer) and Robert Jobson
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9781782194569 | John Blake, October 1, 2013, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A fully updated insider's account of the royal romance from trusted journalist Robert Jobson, NBC's royal correspondent It is the love story which captivated the world.

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9781782197591 | Rev upd edition (John Blake, November 1, 2014), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A fully updated insider's account of the royal romance from trusted journalist Robert Jobson, NBC's royal correspondent  It is the love story which captivated the world and, after 8 years together, William and Kate married in spectacular style at Westminster Abbey on April 29th, 2011.

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Product Description: Recent turmoil in Egypt has illuminated the plight of human rights in the region, inviting a retrospective glance at the treatment—and role—of women throughout the country's history. As one of Egypt's most prominent figures, Cleopatra's story provides insight into the rights of women in the ancient world and adds a historical dimension to many of the struggles seen today...read more
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9781440830297 | Greenwood Pub Group, April 30, 2016, cover price $37.00 | About this edition: Recent turmoil in Egypt has illuminated the plight of human rights in the region, inviting a retrospective glance at the treatment—and role—of women throughout the country's history.

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Product Description: An engrossing and revolutionary biography of Isabella of Castile, the controversial Queen of Spain who sponsored Christopher Columbus's journey to the New World, established the Spanish Inquisition, and became one of the most influential female rulers in historyBorn at a time when Christianity was dying out and the Ottoman Empire was aggressively expanding, Isabella was inspired in her youth by tales of Joan of Arc, a devout young woman who unified her people and led them to victory against foreign invaders...read more
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9780385534116 | Nan a Talese, October 28, 2014, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: An engrossing and revolutionary biography of Isabella of Castile, the controversial Queen of Spain who sponsored Christopher Columbus's journey to the New World, established the Spanish Inquisition, and became one of the most influential female rulers in historyBorn at a time when Christianity was dying out and the Ottoman Empire was aggressively expanding, Isabella was inspired in her youth by tales of Joan of Arc, a devout young woman who unified her people and led them to victory against foreign invaders.

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Product Description: Philip II is not only the most famous king in Spanish history, but one of the most famous monarchs in English history: the man who married Mary Tudor and later launched the Spanish Armada against her sister Elizabeth I. This compelling biography of the most powerful European monarch of his day begins with his conception (1526) and ends with his ascent to Paradise (1603), two occurrences surprisingly well documented by contemporaries...read more
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9780300196535 | Yale Univ Pr, October 28, 2014, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Philip II is not only the most famous king in Spanish history, but one of the most famous monarchs in English history: the man who married Mary Tudor and later launched the Spanish Armada against her sister Elizabeth I.

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9781502867674 | Createspace Independent Pub, October 20, 2014, cover price $24.95

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9781445636764 | Casemate Pub & Book Dist Llc, October 19, 2014, cover price $18.00

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Product Description: The dramatic story of an ambitious princess, heiress, and ruler, Eleanor of Aquitaine captures the character of this archetypal medieval queen in all of her beauty and political intrigue “A monstrous injurer of heaven and earth,” as Shakespeare referred to this powerful medieval matriarch, Eleanor of Aquitaine’s reign as England’s stormiest and most ambitious queen has never been matched...read more
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9781605986357 | Reprint edition (Pegasus Books, October 15, 2014), cover price $27.95 | About this edition: The dramatic story of an ambitious princess, heiress, and ruler, Eleanor of Aquitaine captures the character of this archetypal medieval queen in all of her beauty and political intrigue “A monstrous injurer of heaven and earth,” as Shakespeare referred to this powerful medieval matriarch, Eleanor of Aquitaine’s reign as England’s stormiest and most ambitious queen has never been matched.

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Product Description: An engrossing biography of the longest-reigning female pharaoh in Ancient Egypt and the story of her audacious rise to power. Hatshepsut—the daughter of a general who usurped Egypt's throne and a mother with ties to the previous dynasty—was born into a privileged position in the royal household, and she was expected to bear the sons who would legitimize the reign of her father’s family...read more
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9780307956767 | Crown Pub, October 14, 2014, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: An engrossing biography of the longest-reigning female pharaoh in Ancient Egypt and the story of her audacious rise to power.

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By Samantha Bond (narrator)
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9781427259943 | Unabridged edition (St Martins Pr, October 7, 2014), cover price $50.99

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9781502593924 | Createspace Independent Pub, October 3, 2014, cover price $10.99

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9781502575944 | Createspace Independent Pub, October 2, 2014, cover price $24.99

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9780720615944 | 3 edition (Peter Owen Ltd, October 1, 2014), cover price $25.95

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9780720615906 | Peter Owen Ltd, December 3, 2014, cover price $25.95

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Product Description: Delve behind the facade to take an intimate peek at the life and times of this famous Tudor king. Henry VIII is one of the most recognisable of English monarchs, famous for his great weight, and his six wives. But what was it really like to be Henry, or to be married to him? How did he live, and where? Who were his servants and what did they do? What clothes did he and his wives wear, how did they entertain themselves, and who did they choose to spend time with? Behind the well-known image of Henry in his later years lies a fascinating story of a man driven by private passions - the desire for a legitimate son and heir, a compulsion to collect wealth and to spend it - and by the need to control the constant power struggles among his courtiers...read more
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9781782491606 | Cico Books, October 1, 2014, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Delve behind the facade to take an intimate peek at the life and times of this famous Tudor king.

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Product Description: This book tells the story of the life and times of the Black Prince, one of the greatest warriors of the Middle Ages and an exemplar of English chivalry. A legendary figure in English history, the Black Prince, the eldest son of King Edward III, achieved his greatest triumph at the Battle of Poitiers during the Hundred Years War between England and France...read more
By Scala Publishers (corporate author)
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9781857598971 | Scala Books, December 30, 2014, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: This book tells the story of the life and times of the Black Prince, one of the greatest warriors of the Middle Ages and an exemplar of English chivalry.

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