Katherine Swynford: The Story of John of Gaunt and His Scandalous Duchess via Alison Weir
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Overview: The first full-length biography of an unusual love affair between one of the crucial vital males of English History and a totally trendy lady.
Katherine Swynford was once first the mistress, and later the spouse, of John of Gaunt, the Duke of Lancaster. Her charismatic lover was once one of the crucial robust princes of the fourteenth century and Katherine was once famend for her good looks and considered enigmatic, intriguing or even unhealthy via a few of her contemporaries.
In this spectacular e-book, Alison Weir has triumphantly rescued Katherine from the footnotes of historical past, highlighting her key dynastic place inside the English monarchy. She was once the mummy of the Beaufort, then the ancestress of the Yorkist kings, the Tudors, the Stuarts and each and every different sovereign since – a prodigious legacy that has formed the historical past of Britain.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Biographies & Memoirs