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The Kingmaker"s sisters

Baldwin, David

The Kingmaker"s sisters

six powerful women in the Wars of the Roses

by Baldwin, David

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Published by History Press in Stroud, Gloucestershire .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nobility -- England -- History -- To 1500 -- Biography,
  • Women -- England -- History -- To 1500 -- Biography,
  • Sisters -- Great Britain -- Biography,
  • Great Britain -- History -- Wars of the Roses, 1455-1485

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-187) and index.

    StatementDavid Baldwin.
    GenreBiography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA250 .B35 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p. :
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23690689M
    ISBN 100750950765
    ISBN 109780750950763
    LC Control Number2009396915

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The Kingmaker's Sisters : Six Powerful Women in the Wars of the Roses

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