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Elizabeth Woodville: Mother of the Princes in the Tower by David Baldwin
Elizabeth Wydeville: The Slandered Queen (England's Forgotten Queens) by Arlene Okerlund
The Kingmaker's Daughter by Philippa Gregory
The Lady of the Rivers by Philippa Gregory
My Lord of Bedford, 1389-1435 : being a life of John of Lancaster, first Duke of Bedford, brother of Henry V and Regent of France by Ethel Carleton Williams
A Play of Treachery by Margaret Frazer
We Speak No Treason by Rosemary Hawley Jarman
We Speak No Treason: The Flowering of the Rose by Rosemary Hawley Jarman
The White Queen by Philippa Gregory
The Women of the Cousins' War: The Duchess, the Queen, and the King's Mother by Philippa Gregory

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Jacquetta of Luxembourg (1415/1416–1472), daughter of the Count of St. Pol and a distant cousin of European royalty, married firstly John, Duke of Bedford, the English regent in France, in 1433. She continued to be known as Duchess of Bedford even after his death and her improbable re-marriage to Sir Richard Woodville. The couple had 14 children, including Elizabeth Woodville, queen consort of King Edward IV. Jacquetta was later accused of using witchcraft to bring about her daughter's queenship.

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