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Book Corner: The House of Beaufort by Nathen Amin

The Wars of the Roses were a tumultuous period in English history, with family fighting family over the greatest prize in the kingdom – the throne of England.

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English History

PTS 07/042: Mr Sandman, Dream Me A Dream ...

PTS Shakespeare read-through – Richard III, Act I sc iv.

Back in early 1997, I discovered that my eldest son was on his way.  The pregnancy was unplanned, and to say the least a shock to a frankly… 1,101 more words

William Shakespeare

God in a Baby

Bible:

And while they were there, the time came for her to give birth. And she gave birth to her firstborn son and wrapped him in swaddling cloths and laid him in a manger, because there was no place for them in the inn. 477 more words

Henry V by William Shakespeare (War of the Roses #4)

Genre: Classics, Drama
Page #: 352
Publisher: Washington Square Press
Published in: 2004

Official Synopsis

Henry V is Shakespeare’s most famous “war play”; it includes the storied English victory over the French at Agincourt. 206 more words

Reviews

HISTORICAL BOOK REVIEW SERIES: 'Owen Tudor' by Terry Breverton

For generations, the ancestors of Welshmen Owen Tudor had fought Romans, Irish Picts, Vikings, Saxons, Mercians and Normans. His uncles had been executed in the Glyndwr Welsh War of Independence, his father pardoned, but his estates stripped from him. 644 more words

Spain

The Child Queen, Isabelle of Valois

Isabelle of Valois was born on November 9, 1389 to Charles VI of France and Isabeau of Bavaria. Though she would eventually become the eldest of her parents’ children to reach adulthood, at the time of her birth she joined an older sister, Jeanne, and followed a son, Charles, who died as an infant. 2,306 more words

The House Of Plantagenet

Insulting Sacrifices

Bible:

“A son honors his father, and a servant his master. If then I am a father, where is my honor? And if I am a master, where is my fear? 848 more words