Books tagged: catherine de medici

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Famous Men of the 16th & 17th Century
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,830. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
28 biographies from Queen Elizabeth I (who came to the throne in 1560) through King Louis XIV who died in 1715. The 17th century was an age of religious wars and revolutions. It was also the century in which the English and French established colonies in North America. Key biographies are James I, Charles I, Cromwell, Champlain, Captain John Smith, William Bradford, and John Winthrop.
Hostage Queen
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 120,160. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Marguerite de Valois, the most beautiful woman in the French Court, is the subject of great scandal and intrigue. She is married to the Huguenot Henry of Navarre as her mother Catherine de Medici aims to bring peace to France. But within days of the wedding Paris is awash with blood. In a court rife with murder, political intrigue, debauchery and the hunger for power, can she hope to survive?