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The Resource She-wolves : the women who ruled England before Elizabeth, Helen Castor

She-wolves : the women who ruled England before Elizabeth, Helen Castor

Label
She-wolves : the women who ruled England before Elizabeth
Title
She-wolves
Title remainder
the women who ruled England before Elizabeth
Statement of responsibility
Helen Castor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores women and power in England, as witnessed through the lives of six females who exercised power against the odds-and one who never got the chance. By the author of Blood and Roses
Summary
Explores women and power in England, as witnessed through the lives of six females who exercised power against the odds—and one who never got the chance
Writing style
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
381138
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Castor, Helen
Dewey number
942.009/9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
LC call number
DA28.2
LC item number
.C37 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Elizabeth
  • Queens
  • Queens
  • Great Britain
  • Monarchy
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the women who ruled England before Elizabeth
Label
She-wolves : the women who ruled England before Elizabeth, Helen Castor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [461]-468) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Beginnings -- 6 July 1553: the king is dead -- Long live the queen? -- Matilda: Lady of England -- This land grew dark -- Mathilda imperatrix -- Lady of England -- Greatest in her offspring -- Eleanor: an incomparable woman -- An incomparable woman -- The war without love -- By the wrath of god, Queen of England -- Surpassing almost all the queens of this world -- Isabella: Iron Lady -- One man so loved another -- Dearest and most powerful -- "Someone has come between my husband and myself" -- Iron lady -- Margaret: a great and strong laboured woman -- Our lady sovereign -- A great and strong laboured woman -- Might and power -- The queen sustains us -- New beginnings -- 6 July 1553: long live the queen -- Not of ladies' capacity -- A queen and by the same title a king also
Control code
18874455
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 480 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780061430763
Isbn Type
(Book club edition)
Lccn
2010013263
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps, genealogical tables
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn595738997
  • (OCoLC)595738997
Label
She-wolves : the women who ruled England before Elizabeth, Helen Castor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [461]-468) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Beginnings -- 6 July 1553: the king is dead -- Long live the queen? -- Matilda: Lady of England -- This land grew dark -- Mathilda imperatrix -- Lady of England -- Greatest in her offspring -- Eleanor: an incomparable woman -- An incomparable woman -- The war without love -- By the wrath of god, Queen of England -- Surpassing almost all the queens of this world -- Isabella: Iron Lady -- One man so loved another -- Dearest and most powerful -- "Someone has come between my husband and myself" -- Iron lady -- Margaret: a great and strong laboured woman -- Our lady sovereign -- A great and strong laboured woman -- Might and power -- The queen sustains us -- New beginnings -- 6 July 1553: long live the queen -- Not of ladies' capacity -- A queen and by the same title a king also
Control code
18874455
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 480 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780061430763
Isbn Type
(Book club edition)
Lccn
2010013263
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps, genealogical tables
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn595738997
  • (OCoLC)595738997

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