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- n the English royal house (a branch of the Plantagenet line) that reigned from 1461 to 1485; its emblem was a white rose
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- TV best bets: Sat., August 10
8 p.m., STARZ: The White Queen — Based on a novel by Philippa Gregory, this British series offers a female perspective on the Wars of the Roses in the 15th century. Rebecca Ferguson stars as Elizabeth Woodville, a widowed commoner who becomes the wife of King Edward IV (Max Irons) from the House of York — to the dismay of two other women who have their own ideas about who should occupy the ...
Aug. 10, 2013 - The Record