A Health Unto His Majesty Author:Jean Plaidy Agains the colorful backdrop of the 17th century England comes the romantic story of Charles Stuart's return to the throne. For years an exiled prince, he wandered thoughout Europe, a man without a country. Then one day England thrust aside her Puritan rule and called him back to become her king-Charles II. — Here is his story of passion and st... more »ruggle seen through the eyes of the two women who loved him. Barbara Palmer-vulgar, ambitious, promiscuous, and sensual-she was the king's mistress who would not give him up, even to his wife.
And Catherine Of Braganza, the woman Charles was forced to wed. A shy and unworldly woman whose love for her husband was indestructable.« less