The Resource The Tudor Vendetta, C. W. Gortner

The Tudor Vendetta, C. W. Gortner

Label
The Tudor Vendetta
Title
The Tudor Vendetta
Statement of responsibility
C. W. Gortner
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Language
eng
Summary
"London, 1558. Queen Mary is dead, and 25-year old Elizabeth ascends the throne. Summoned to court from exile abroad, Elizabeth's intimate spy, Brendan Prescott, is reunited with the young queen, as well as his beloved Kate, scheming William Cecil, and arch-rival, Robert Dudley. A poison attempt on Elizabeth soon overshadows her coronation, but before Brendan can investigate, Elizabeth summons him in private to dispatch him on a far more confidential mission: to find her favored lady in waiting, Lady Parry, who has disappeared during a visit to her family manor in Yorkshire. Upon his arrival at the desolate sea-side manor where Lady Parry was last seen, he encounters a strange, impoverished family beset by grief, as well as mounting evidence that they hide a secret from him. The mystery surrounding Lady Parry deepens as Brendan begins to realize there is far more going on at the manor than meets the eye, but the closer he gets to the heart of the mystery in Vaughn Hall, the more he learns that in his zeal to uncover the truth, he could be precipitating Elizabeth's destruction. From the intrigue-laden passages of Whitehall to a foreboding Catholic manor and the deadly underworld of London, Brendan must race against time to unravel a vendetta that will strike at the very core of his world--a vendetta that could expose a buried past and betray everything he has fought for, including his loyalty to his queen"--
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Summary
"London, 1558. Queen Mary is dead, and 25-year old Elizabeth ascends the throne. Summoned to court from exile abroad, Elizabeth's intimate spy, Brendan Prescott, is reunited with the young queen, as well as his beloved Kate, scheming William Cecil, and arch-rival, Robert Dudley. A poison attempt on Elizabeth soon overshadows her coronation, but before Brendan can investigate, Elizabeth summons him in private to dispatch him on a far more confidential mission: to find her favored lady in waiting, Lady Parry, who has disappeared during a visit to her family manor in Yorkshire. Upon his arrival at the desolate sea-side manor where Lady Parry was last seen, he encounters a strange, impoverished family beset by grief, as well as mounting evidence that they hide a secret from him. The mystery surrounding Lady Parry deepens as Brendan begins to realize there is far more going on at the manor than meets the eye, but the closer he gets to the heart of the mystery in Vaughn Hall, the more he learns that in his zeal to uncover the truth, he could be precipitating Elizabeth's destruction. From the intrigue-laden passages of Whitehall to a foreboding Catholic manor and the deadly underworld of London, Brendan must race against time to unravel a vendetta that will strike at the very core of his world--a vendetta that could expose a buried past and betray everything he has fought for, including his loyalty to his queen"--
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10358899
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TEFOD
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Gortner, C. W
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3607.O78
LC item number
T86 2014eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Series statement
Elizabeth I Spymaster Chronicles
Series volume
3
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  • Elizabeth
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
Label
The Tudor Vendetta, C. W. Gortner
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http://overdrive.ebrpl.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=7907CC52-208D-46E0-AB8B-7F840EDD66F4
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OverDrive eBook
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
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Carrier MARC source
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Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
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Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource.
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Form of item
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Isbn
9781466857872
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Media type code
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Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
7907CC52-208D-46E0-AB8B-7F840EDD66F4
System control number
(OCoLC)891379362
Label
The Tudor Vendetta, C. W. Gortner
Link
http://overdrive.ebrpl.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=7907CC52-208D-46E0-AB8B-7F840EDD66F4
Publication
Note
OverDrive eBook
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781466857872
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
7907CC52-208D-46E0-AB8B-7F840EDD66F4
System control number
(OCoLC)891379362

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