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by Alison Weir
Author: Alison Weir
Publisher: Doubleday Canada (July 13, 2010)
Category: Imaginative Literature
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Читать онлайн Captive Queen. Thus ran the Queen’s tumultuous thoughts as she sat with the King on their high thrones, waiting for Geoffrey and his son Henry to arrive, so that Louis could exchange with them the kiss of peace and receive Henry’s formal homage. A Novel of Eleanor of Aquitaine. A novel by Alison Weir. For seven special little people born in 2009: Henry George Marston. Charlie Andrew Preston. Maisie Isobel Flora Weir. The war was thus to be neatly concluded-except there could be no neat conclusion to Eleanor’s inner turmoil.
Alison Weir is a British writer of history books, and latterly historical novels, mostly in the form of biographies about British royalty. Her first published work, 1989's Britain's Royal Families, was a genealogical overview of the British royal family. She subsequently wrote biographies of Eleanor of Aquitaine, Isabella of France, Katherine Swynford, Elizabeth of York, and the Princes in the Tower.
Ultimately, Captive Queen is a searing psychological odyssey, an intense exploration of the character and motives of. .I absolutely loved Alison Weir's two previous novels, Innocent Traitor and The Lady Elizabeth, so I was really looking forward to Captive Queen, but I was disappointed.
Ultimately, Captive Queen is a searing psychological odyssey, an intense exploration of the character and motives of an extraordinary woman. I read historical novels because they bring history to life for me and help me to remember more of it as well. This book didn't do that for me; it seemed more like a hot romance than historical fiction.
The pain was unendurable, and the need to scream overpowering, but even in extremis she remembered that she was Queen of England and Duchess of Normandy and Aquitaine, and must behave as her dignity. Nearly there, Lady, the midwife said. Eleanor somehow found the strength to make a final effort. This was her ninth confinement, and she had never suffered such a difficult travail; all her previous babes had slipped out easily into the world with the minimum of trouble and fuss
Alison Weir is one of Britain’s top-selling historians. She is the author of numerous works of history and historical fiction, specialising in the medieval and Tudor periods.
Alison Weir is one of Britain’s top-selling historians. Her bestselling history books include The Six Wives of Henry VIII, Eleanor of Aquitaine, Elizabeth of York and, most recently, The Lost Tudor Princess. Her novels include Innocent Traitor, Katherine of Aragon: The True Queen and Anne Boleyn: A King's Obsession. She is an Honorary Life Patron of Historic Royal Palaces. She is married with two adult children and lives and works in Surrey.
Alison Weir is the New York Times bestselling author of the novels Innocent Traitor and The Lady Elizabeth and several historical biographies, including Mistress of the Monarchy, Queen Isabella, Henry VIII, Eleanor of Aquitaine, The Life of Elizabeth I, and The Six Wives of Henry VIII. She lives in Surrey, England with her husband and two children.