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Tarr, Judith

Overview
Works: 116 works in 390 publications in 6 languages and 16,585 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Biographical fiction  Fantasy fiction  Romance fiction  Religious fiction  Feminist fiction  Fantasy fiction, American  Drama 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3570.A655, 813.54
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Most widely held works by Judith Tarr
Household gods by Judith Tarr( Book )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A modern woman is transported to a 2nd century Roman frontier town. Lawyer Nicole, a single mother frustrated by life in Los Angeles, awakens in the body of a widowed tavern keeper. On her return she appreciates modern life more
White Mare's daughter by Judith Tarr( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A feminist novel on a clash of two societies, one of warriors, the other ruled by women where war is unknown. Set in 4,500 BC in what is now Ukraine, the story features a heroine from the warrior tribe and a hero from the matriarchal one
Rite of conquest by Judith Tarr( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Saxons have ruled England for five hundred years. Now William of Normandy, the bastard son of a duke and a druid mother, is poised to conquer England. To succeed he must accept the help and love of French noblewoman Mathilda, who has her own powers
Queen of swords by Judith Tarr( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stormy life of Melisende, the 12th Century Frankish queen of Jerusalem who became ruler on the death of her husband. For much of her reign Melisende has to battle both Muslims and fellow-Christians in order to retain her crown. Eventually Baldwin, her son, defeats her army and becomes king of Jerusalem. By the author of King and Goddess
King and goddess by Judith Tarr( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A strong-headed queen becomes ruler of 2,000 BC Egypt. Already as a bride, Hatshepsut knew what she wanted, ordering a concubine to teach her husband to make love before she would sleep with him. The novel also tells the story of the commoner who became her servant, architect and paramour
Queen of the Amazons by Judith Tarr( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Alexander the Great arrives to conquer Persia, Hippolyta, the Queen of the Amazons, drawn by his powerful reputation and by the power of her goddess, journeys to meet the legendary conqueror from the West
Pillar of fire by Judith Tarr( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in English and Russian and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A revisionist-history novel set in ancient Egypt. After failing to impose monotheism on his people, Pharaoh Akhenaten fakes his death and reemerges under a new name, Moses, the one of the Ten Commandments. The story is told through the eyes of a slave girl. By the author of Throne of Isis
Bring down the sun by Judith Tarr( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful priestess of the Goddess, sister to the Queen of Epiros, is compelled by her destiny to seek out and wed the most powerful man of the time, King Philip of Macedon. She will become a figure of legend, and their son will rule the world
Lady of horses by Judith Tarr( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and German and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this prequel to White mare's daughter, "the Horse Goddess has come among the herds of the tribe in the form of a proud mare, and she has chosen Sparrow to be her servant--to become a Shaman and ride the White Mare."--Jacket
The isle of glass by Judith Tarr( Book )

9 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brother Alfred, monk at St. Ruan's abbey, doubts his human origin, because he has scarcely aged in his sixty years at the abbey
Daughter of Lir by Judith Tarr( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhian travels to the Tribes of the East to try to avert the omens that threaten the destruction of the City of Lir
Pride of kings by Judith Tarr( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"At the coronation of the new king of England, two crowns are offered to Richard the Lionheart; the mortal and the magical. Lured by earthbound glory and driven by mortal faith, Richard spurns the pagan crown and rides off on a Crusade to reclaim a sun-scorched Jerusalem from the infidels, leaving his new kingdom defenseless in the mists."--Back cover
Lord of the Two Lands by Judith Tarr( Book )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stroy of Alexander the Great's journey into Egypt
Kingdom of the grail by Judith Tarr( Book )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Centuries after the time of King Arthur, Roland, a mighty knight, must seek the help of a Saracen healer to free the wizard Merlin and protect the Holy Grail from falling into the hands of an old enemy
The shepherd kings by Judith Tarr( Book )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman who was a man's servant becomes his master in this novel of love and war in ancient Egypt. The setting is a revolt by the Egyptians against the Hyksos chariot warriors who conquered them. By the author of White Mare's Daughter
The dagger and the cross : a novel of the Crusades by Judith Tarr( Book )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequel to: Alamut. Prince Aidan and Lady Morgiana set out for Jerusalem to marry. But their enemies conspire to keep them apart
Throne of Isis by Judith Tarr( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Cleopatra, from her first meeting with Marc Anthony when she decided to make a military alliance with him, to their last embrace a decade later when her ambitions lay in ruins and Octavian's legions had marched into Alexandria
The eagle's daughter by Judith Tarr( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and Russian and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The intrigues of the 10th Century empress, Theophano, who ruled the Holy Roman Empire for a decade. The tale is narrated by her aunt, Princess Aspasia, herself having an intriguing romance with the court physician, a Moor. Through Aspasia's eyes is seen the contrast between the surviving Byzantine Empire and the re-emerging Western Empire
King's blood by Judith Tarr( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Red William, the eldest son of William the Conqueror, has inherited the throne and a kingdom free of Saxon Christian influence, but his decision to leave magic out of his rule causes the land to wither and die. Now the fate of Britain lies in the hands of Edith, princess of Scotland, and Henry, the youngest son of the Conqueror. Both are highly gifted in magic, but only the blood of a king will cleanse the land from the evil and pestilence that infects it
 
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White Mare's daughter
Alternative Names

controlled identityBrennan, Caitlin

Giuditta Tarr

Judith Tarr Amerikaans romanschrijfster

Judith Tarr écrivaine américaine

Judith Tarr US-amerikanische Schriftstellerin

Tarr, Dzhudit

Tarr J.

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