Revolt of the Eaglets (Plantagenet Saga)

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Henry Plantagenet bestrode the throne of England like an aging eagle perching dangerously in the evening of his life. The murder of the sainted Becket had earned him the condemnation of all Christendom. Since discovering his infidelity with Rosamund Clifford, his queen, Eleanor of Aquitaine, has determined to destroy him.

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Jean Plaidy, one of the pre-eminent authors of historical fiction for most of the twentieth century, is the pen name of the prolific English author Eleanor Hibbert, also know as Victoria Holt. Jean Plaidy's novels had sold more than 14 million copies worldwide by the time of her deah in 1993.

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