The widow queen / Elżbieta Cherezińska ; translated by Maya Zakrzewska-Pim.
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- 1 of 1 copy available at David M. Hunt Library - Falls Village.
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- ISBN: 9781250218001
- ISBN: 1250218004
- Physical Description: 496 pages : genealogical tables, maps ; 25 cm.
- Publisher: New York, NY : Forge, 2021.
- Copyright: ©2020
"A Tom Doherty Associates book"
"Originally published as Harda in 2016 by Zysk i S-ka Wydawnictwo s.j. in Poznań"
"Elzbieta Cherezinska's The Widow Queen is the epic story of a Polish queen whose life and name were all but forgotten until now. The bold one, they call her-too bold for most. To her father, the great duke of Poland, Swietoslawa and her two sisters represent three chances for an alliance. Three marriages on which to build his empire. But Swietoslawa refuses to be simply a pawn in her father's schemes; she seeks a throne of her own, with no husband by her side. The gods may grant her wish, but crowns sit heavy, and power is a sword that cuts both ways"-- Provided by publisher.
In English. Translated from the Polish.
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