[PDF/EPUB] Castile for Isabella AUTHOR Jean Plaidy – Kindle ePUB and Epub

  • 288
  • Castile for Isabella
  • Jean Plaidy
  • English
  • 02 December 2018
  • 9780330238304

Jean Plaidy ¾ 2 Summary

Free download Castile for Isabella Download è PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ¾ Jean Plaidy Jean Plaidy ¾ 2 Summary HenryIV; and at length ascending the throne Ferdinand beside her Meanwhile Henry IV weak and in the hands of favourites had married a frivolous and immoral Princess whose illicit love affair brought scandal and confusion to Castile with the birth of a child whose legitimacy was in do I really liked the reading I think Jean Plaidy had the touch to write historical novels The only thing i disagree on this reading is about Henry IV of Castile Reading about him is impossible to don t believe that he was homosexual Even his illness that took his life it s suspicious I know that there s a chance about being rumours created by his enemies and even his impotence but his court was full of libertinism Of course we ll never know the real truth but a man that was married twice only had a daughter which the paternity was uestioned and lived in a frivolous court and was a weak ruler is suspicious Now about Isabella Since her childhood she had to learn to deal with her mother s madness She was a serious child always in alert Besides this Isabella knew that her brother Alfonso and herself would live under threats She lived during years trying to avoid problems with Henry After her brother Alfonso being poisoned Isabella was alone Under pressure to mary against her will by Henry s order she fastened an alliance by marrying Ferdinand of Aragon With this marriage Isabella fought for her rights on throne But even years later becoming the ueen of Castile Isabella will have to learn to persuade Ferdinand in accept his role as ueen s Consort Ferdinand grew up with the knowledge that his parents to secure his succession killed his half brother so become a consort isn t something he accepted it Castile for Isabella is a very interesting reading It show how Isabella learned to be strong and never give up to fulfill her ambition and rule Castile

Free download Castile for IsabellaCastile for Isabella

Free download Castile for Isabella Download è PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ¾ Jean Plaidy Jean Plaidy ¾ 2 Summary Ubt These were momentous years in Spanish history for here was a country in the grip of anarchy with a royal house divided against itself But Isabella firm serene and courageous was dedicated to an idea; to bring law and order toan all Christian Castile and to marry Ferdinand of Arag To me this book was a little dry almost like reading a history book than a novel I think it s because the storytelling relies heavily on dialogue and thoughts there isn t much description of the castles villages and other spaces where the story is set The book also moved a bit slow in the beginning but it picked up speed later on I think Plaidy chose telling history over telling a gripping story and that s not a bad thing but the story could have been told in a captivating way Sometimes big leaps in time were taken but not clearly mentioned and it made the story a bit confusing to meThe factions at the court in Castile and the different sides that fought in the civil war were portrayed clearly and the motives people had for choosing one side or the other were described very well I liked that a lot about the book Also the strong personalities the characters are given really spoke to me

Download è PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ¾ Jean Plaidy

Free download Castile for Isabella Download è PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ¾ Jean Plaidy Jean Plaidy ¾ 2 Summary Castile for Isabella covers the early life of the most significant of all Spanish monarchs Isabella of Castile Isabella is seen as a young girlwithin a few steps of the throne; first in the care of an ambitious but unbalanced mother; later in the licentious court of her half brother First part of a set of biographical novels about Isabella of Castile who funded Columbus and oversaw the creation of the Inuisition The usual fairly historically sound not entirely product of the busy pen of Jean Plaidy L'Identité covers the early life of the most significant of all Spanish monarchs Isabella of Castile Isabella is seen as a young girlwithin a few steps of the throne; first in the Cenote care of an ambitious but unbalanced mother; later in the licentious Soumission court of her half brother First part of a set of biographical novels about Isabella of Castile who funded Columbus and oversaw the Dragon Age: Hard in Hightown creation of the Inuisition The usual fairly historically sound not entirely product of the busy pen of Jean Plaidy