Spain for the Sovereigns
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Spain for the Sovereigns : (Isabella & Ferdinand Trilogy)

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Married to Ferdinand after continual fears and disappointments, Isabella triumphed over every dangers, convinced of her true destiny.

With the might of Portugal humbled, the Court of the Sovereigns saw the rise of Torquemada, the establishment of the dreaded Inquisition, and th ecoming of Columbus, who left the woman he loved to make a dream reality.

Ambitious and unfaithful, Ferdinand longed to lead his troops against the Moorish strongholds. Isabella knew a united Spain and a glorious future could be theirs, but they must only share it together...
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Product details

  • Paperback | 368 pages
  • 129 x 198 x 23mm | 255g
  • ARROW BOOKS LTD
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0099510332
  • 9780099510338
  • 285,376

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Her novels are still very much to be enjoyed ... Any writer who can both educate and thrill a reader of any age deserves to be remembered and find new fans ... One only has to look at the TV/Media to see that the appetite for this kind of writing is still very much there
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Outstanding * Vanity Fair * Full-blooded, dramatic, exciting * Observer * Plaidy excels at blending history with romance and drama * New York Times * Jean Plaidy doesn't just write the history, she makes it come alive. * Julia Moffat, RNA * Her novels are still very much to be enjoyed ... Any writer who can both educate and thrill a reader of any age deserves to be remembered and find new fans ... One only has to look at the TV/Media to see that the appetite for this kind of writing is still very much there * Matt Bates, WHSmith Travel *
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About Jean Plaidy

Jean Plaidy, one of the preeminent authors of historical fiction for most of the twentieth century, is the pen name of the prolific English author Eleanor Hibbert, also know as Victoria Holt. Jean Plaidy's novels had sold more than 14 million copies worldwide by the time of her death in 1993.
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