The Resource Queens of the conquest : England's medieval queens, Alison Weir

Queens of the conquest : England's medieval queens, Alison Weir

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Queens of the conquest : England's medieval queens
Title
Queens of the conquest
Title remainder
England's medieval queens
Statement of responsibility
Alison Weir
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Author
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Language
eng
Summary
The story of England's medieval queens is vivid and stirring, packed with tragedy, high drama and even comedy. It is a chronicle of love, murder, war and betrayal, filled with passion, intrigue and sorrow, peopled by a cast of heroines, villains, stateswomen and lovers. In the first volume of this epic new series, Alison Weir strips away centuries of romantic mythology and prejudice to reveal the lives of England's queens in the century after the Norman Conquest. Beginning with Matilda of Flanders, who supported William the Conqueror in his invasion of England in 1066, and culminating in the turbulent life of the Empress Maud, who claimed to be queen of England in her own right and fought a bitter war to that end, the five Norman queens emerge as hugely influential figures and fascinating characters. Much more than a series of individual biographies, Queens of the Conquest is a seamless tale of interconnected lives and a rich portrait of English history in a time of flux. In Alison Weir's hands these five extraordinary women reclaim their rightful roles at the centre of English history
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AU-TuBDP
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1951-
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Weir, Alison
Intended audience
Adult
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Queens
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
Label
Queens of the conquest : England's medieval queens, Alison Weir
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https://fe.bolindadigital.com/wldcs_bol_fo/b2i/productDetail.html?productId=RDH_464391&b2bSite=1545
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Downloadable Book
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier.
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent.
Control code
9781473523319-RDH1312323-000
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
electronic
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Access restricted to registered members of City Libraries
Isbn
9781473523319
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Queens of the conquest : England's medieval queens, Alison Weir
Link
https://fe.bolindadigital.com/wldcs_bol_fo/b2i/productDetail.html?productId=RDH_464391&b2bSite=1545
Publication
Note
Downloadable Book
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
9781473523319-RDH1312323-000
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to registered members of City Libraries
Isbn
9781473523319
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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