Historical romance is a subgenre of two literary
romance novel and the
Historical romance is set before
World War II.
Many historical romances include contemporary attitudes, as,
for example, the heroines often have far more education than
was the norm in their time period.
This subgenre includes a wide variety of
other subgenres, including
Regency romance, Medieval, Tudor,
Elizabethan, Georgian ,Victorian, Western,
Pirate, Native American, Civil War, and
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