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Epitaph for Three Women

(1981)
(Book 12 in the Plantagenet Saga series)
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This had to be the saddest so far of the Plantagenet Saga - even all theearlier story were sad nothing is as sad as Joan of Arc and Katharine ofValois. I did not know that the English was responsible for the death ofJoan of Arc. She was surely a remarkable young woman and very important tothe French people trying to win the war. Her life and death galvanized theFrench people. They couldn't lose after her saintly death. Shame on theEnglish! The second woman was Katharine of Valois who was the widow ofHenry the 5th. When Henry died his son Henry (VI) was only nine months old.Katharine was happy being able to take care of the baby King but of courseone day as it is with all boy Kings they must go and be trained by men. Itmade Katharine sad but she had a good friend, the Squire Owen Tudor, whohelped her get through it. Of course they fall deeply in love and getsecretly married. They are left alone happy for a long time, long enough forthem to have 4 children. When it was found out that Owen and Katharine weremarried, Owen was arrested and the children were taken away and Katharinewas sent to a convent, supposedly for her health. She is so broken heartedthat she eventually dies the same day that Owen breaks out of prison to comeand get her.

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Hardback Editions

March 1983 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: Epitaph for Three Women (Plantagenet Saga, Book 12)
Author(s): Jean Plaidy, Victoria Holt
ISBN: 0-399-12782-8 / 978-0-399-12782-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: G P Putnam's Sons, NY
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November 1981 : UK Hardback
thumbTitle: Epitaph for Three Women (Plantagenent saga)
Author(s): Jean Plaidy
ISBN: 0-7091-8297-X / 978-0-7091-8297-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Robert Hale Ltd
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Paperback Editions

October 2009 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: Epitaph for Three Women: (Plantagenet Saga)
Author(s): Jean Plaidy
ISBN: 0-09-953299-9 / 978-0-09-953299-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Arrow
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June 1985 : USA Mass Market Paperback
thumbTitle: Epitaph for Three Women (Plantagenet Saga)
Author(s): Jean Plaidy
ISBN: 0-449-20631-9 / 978-0-449-20631-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Ballantine
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Audio Editions

September 2011 : USA Audio edition
thumbTitle: Epitaph for Three Women
Author(s): Jean Plaidy
Publisher: Isis Publishing Ltd
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September 2011 : UK Audio edition
thumbTitle: Epitaph for Three Women
Author(s): Jean Plaidy
Publisher: Isis Publishing Ltd
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September 2011 : UK Audio Cassette
Title: Epitaph For Three Women
Author(s): Jean Plaidy
ISBN: 1-4450-1013-5 / 978-1-4450-1013-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
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September 2011 : UK Audio CD
thumbTitle: Epitaph For Three Women
Author(s): Jean Plaidy
ISBN: 1-4450-1014-3 / 978-1-4450-1014-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
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September 2011 : UK MP3 CD
Title: Epitaph For Three Women
Author(s): Jean Plaidy
ISBN: 1-4450-1015-1 / 978-1-4450-1015-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
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Kindle Editions

February 2011 : UK Kindle edition
thumbTitle: Epitaph for Three Women: (Plantagenet Saga)
Author(s): Jean Plaidy
Publisher: Cornerstone Digital
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