The Queen's War: A Novel of Eleanor of Aquitaine (2020)

The Queen s War A Novel of Eleanor of Aquitaine Henry King of England and his wife Eleanor allow their private passions to emblaze Aquitaine and England in this novel about love betrayal and vengeance
  • Title: The Queen's War: A Novel of Eleanor of Aquitaine
  • Author: Jeanne Mackin
  • ISBN: 9780312049607
  • Page: 295
  • Format: Hardcover
  • The Queen's War: A Novel of Eleanor of Aquitaine
    Henry, King of England and his wife, Eleanor, allow their private passions to emblaze Aquitaine and England in this novel about love, betrayal and vengeance.

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    1. This historical novel covers the period around 1173, when Eleanor of Aquitaine was residing in Poitiers and involved in a personal and political struggle with her estranged husband, Henry II of England Mackin takes up both the larger historical situation, and the adventures of Lucie, a yound woman at Eleanor s court, and Sophia, an educated woman who serves Eleanor as an astrologer She does a good job of weaving together the disparate story lines I particularly like the way she portrayed the com [...]

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