Sir Walter Ralegh by Robert Lacey - Hardback  

Sir Walter Ralegh by Robert Lacey - Hardback

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Colorful and exciting, Sir Walter Ralegh became a favorite of Queen Elizabeth. This world-famous explorer conceived and organized the colonizing expeditions to America; introduced potatoes and tobacco to England, and ended up in the Tower, following his secret wedding to Bess Throckmorton where he was executed.

Along with his more well-known exploits, this insightful study--the first based on an accurate chronology of Ralegh's own writings--offers startling disclosures about his other love affairs, an illegitimate child, and a failed suicide attempt.

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Author Robert Lacey
Type Hardback
Condition Used - Like New
ISBN 0297765574
SKU 95