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The Last Queen

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The Last Queen

Juana of Castile, the last queen of Spanish blood to inherit her country’s throne, has been for centuries an enigmatic figure shrouded in lurid myth. Was she the bereft widow of legend who was driven mad by her loss, or has history misjudged a woman who was ahead of her time?

In his stunning new novel, C. W. Gortner challenges the myths about Queen Juana, unraveling the mystery surrounding her to reveal a brave, determined woman we can only now begin to fully understand. » Click Here

The Last Queen
by C. W. Gortner

  • Publication Date: July 29, 2008
  • Genres: Fiction, Historical Fiction
  • Hardcover: 384 pages
  • Publisher: Ballantine Books
  • ISBN-10: 0345501845
  • ISBN-13: 9780345501844