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Summary õ A Man Who Would Be King: The Duke of Buckingham and Richard III 109 A MAN WHO WOULD BE KING The Duke of Buckingham and Richard III November As Henry Stafford Duke of Buckingham stands on the scaffold of Salisbury Market Suare accused of high treason he reflects on his life during the turbulent era of the Wars of the Roses After the death of his grandfather the old Duke Henry known as Harry is sent to the court of the new King Edward IV and placed into the household of his ueen Elizabeth Woodville Harry coming from a rich and noble line is considered a a prize catch for the Woodvilles and soon he is forced aged ten.review ☆ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Ï J P Reedman
Summary õ A Man Who Would Be King: The Duke of Buckingham and Richard III 109 To marry one of the many Woodville girls causing a burning resentment that lasts a lifetime Throughout Harry s youth at court he sporadically comes into contact with the King s younger brother Richard of Gloucester Upon Edward s death they form an alliance which sees the two Dukes secure the young Edward V uncrowned king and thwart the Woodvilles who do not wish for Richard to become Lord Protector of England But when Bishop Stillington reveals a dark secret and Edward IV s children are declared bastardsHarry has other ideas for himself and Richa.
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Summary õ A Man Who Would Be King: The Duke of Buckingham and Richard III 109 Rd Henry Stafford takes upon himself the role of Kingmaker Richard of Gloucester is crowned as King Richard III but despite receiving wealth and lands and offices Harry is not content The thought of a crown for himself begins to haunt his waking dreams How far will a man go to win a crown Betrayal rebellionmurder The story of the man Richard III called the most untrue creature living Told entirely from Buckingham s own first person viewpoint this new novel is set within the wider landscape of the author s highly praised I Richard Plantagenet serie.
- A Man Who Would Be King: The Duke of Buckingham and Richard III
- J P Reedman
- 10 March 2019