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Author: Marion Meade
Category:

 History

Series:Women in History

A comprehensive account of the life of Eleanor of Aquitaine. The wife of King Louis VII of France and then of King Henry II of England and mother to Richard Coeur de Lion and King John, she became a key political figure of the 12th century. Paperback (B-Format)

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Author: Anne Somerset
Category:

 History

Series:Women in History

Elizabeth I ruled England in defiance of convention, exercising supreme authority in a man's world. With courage, brilliance and style, she reigned for nearly 45 years. Anne Somerset's biography of this complex and gifted woman provides a portrait of her personal life and her career as leader.Paperback (B-Format)

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Author: Antonia Fraser
Category:

 History

Series:Women in History

More than 400 years after her death, Mary Queen of Scots remains one of the most romantic and controversial figures in British history. This reissue of her biography explores all areas of her life, particularly her time in France, her marriages, imprisonment and her execution at the age of 44. Paperback (B-Format)

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Author: Katherine Graham
Category:

 Political

Series:Women in History

This is the biography of one of America's most famous and admired women, owner of one of its great newspapers - The Washington Post. This book won the Pulitzer Prize for biography in 1998. "Affecting, intelligent, beautifully written, and riveting" - Sally Quinn, Vanity fair

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Author: Antonia Fraser
Category:

 History

Series:Women in History

Antonia Fraser takes a sympathetic look at the lives of Henry VIII's wives. Taking each in turn, she portrays them as women of spirit, and looks beyond their tragic ends. Paperback (B-Format)

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Irene (born 1896), Cynthia (b.1898) and Alexandria (b.1904) were the three daughters of Lord Curzon, Viceroy of India 1898-1905 and probably the grandest and most self-confident imperial servant Britain ever possessed. After the death of his fabulously rich American wife in 1906, Curzon's determination to control every aspect... read more

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Author: Antonia Fraser
Category:

 History

Series:Women in History

Just how weak were the women of the Civil War era? What could they expect beyond marriage and childbirth in an age where infant and maternal mortality was frequent and contraception unknown? Did anyone marry for love? Could a woman divorce? What rights had the unmarried? What expectations the widows? An expert on the peri... read more

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