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The Roses... — The struggle for the British Kingdom during 1455-1484, known as the War of the Roses, signifies the battle between the House of Lancaster (whose badge was a red rose) and the House of York (known by a white rose).

Elizabeth Woodville comes to the uneasy court of Henry VI and is filled with ambition to rise high in the world of royal splendor. All is well unt
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Hardcover, 187 pages
Published 1972 by Pinacle
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Jul 17, 2012 Dawn (& Ron) rated it 3 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Elizabeth Woodville and War of the Roses fans
Actual rating 2-1/2 stars.

This slight novel, condenses Elizabeth Woodville's life down to less than 200 pages. This did do the job I intended it to do, I needed a read to give me a brush up on this era and a reintroduction to Elizabeth Woodville and her times, Maureen Peters certainly succeeded in accomplishing this. Anyone familiar with this time knows there is simply no way to tell Elizabeth's life story within so few pages, people and events are pushed aside. It is just too much over too few
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also wrote as Veronica Black, Catherine Darby, Levanah Lloyd, Belinda Grey, Elizabeth Law, Judith Rothman, and Sharon Whitby.

Per Twentieth-Century Romance and Historical Writers, she was born in Caernarvon, Wales, on March 3, 1935, and was married and divorced twice; she has two sons and two daughters. In addition to the novels written under her own name, which were historical fiction, she also wr
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