Wars of the Roses: Trinity

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W. F. Howes Limited, Jan 12, 2014 - Great Britain - 538 pages
1454: King Henry VI has remained all but exiled in Windsor Castle, struck down by his illness for over a year, his eyes vacant, his mind a blank. His fiercely loyal wife and Queen, Margaret of Anjou, safeguards her husband's interests, hoping that her son Edward will one day know the love of his father. Richard Duke of York, Protector of the Realm, extends his influence throughout the kingdom with each month that Henry slumbers. The Earls of Salisbury and Warwick make up a formidable trinity with Richard, and together they seek to break the support of those who would raise their colours in the name of Henry and his Queen. But when the King unexpectedly recovers his senses and returns to London to reclaim his throne, the balance of power is once again thrown into turmoil.

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User Review  - TGPistole - LibraryThing

The first book in this series was good but I had a hard time keeping the many people straight. No doubt because of that exposure this volume was easier to follow, especially with the help of the ... Read full review

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User Review  - PhilSyphe - LibraryThing

This is an engaging account of the early period of the Wars of the Roses and the build-up towards it. In the previous book, Richard, Duke of York comes across as too arrogant to be likeable. In this ... Read full review

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