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The Resource The rival queens : Catherine de' Medici, her daughter Marguerite De Valois, and the betrayal that ignited a kingdom, Nancy Goldtone

The rival queens : Catherine de' Medici, her daughter Marguerite De Valois, and the betrayal that ignited a kingdom, Nancy Goldtone

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The rival queens : Catherine de' Medici, her daughter Marguerite De Valois, and the betrayal that ignited a kingdom
Title
The rival queens
Title remainder
Catherine de' Medici, her daughter Marguerite De Valois, and the betrayal that ignited a kingdom
Statement of responsibility
Nancy Goldtone
Title variation
Catherine de' Medici, her daughter Marguerite De Valois, and the betrayal that ignited a kingdom
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Goldstone documents the turbulent mother-daughter relationship between Catherine de' Medici and Marguerite de Valois to explore the court politics, assassinations, espionage and betrayals that shaped their time
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Goldstone, Nancy Bazelon
Dewey number
944.0280922
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Catherine de Médicis
  • Marguerite
  • Queens
  • Nobility
Target audience
adult
Label
The rival queens : Catherine de' Medici, her daughter Marguerite De Valois, and the betrayal that ignited a kingdom, Nancy Goldtone
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 393-420) 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
Part I. Margot's mother, Catherine de' Medici -- "The Queen, my mother" -- The King is dead, long live the King -- The Queen and the colloquy -- A short war... -- ... And a long trip -- Part II. Catherine's daughter Marguerite de Valois -- The flying squadron -- Fall from grace -- The marriage trap -- Queen Margot -- Queen of Paris -- Of mignons and mistresses -- The great escape -- A royal hostage -- Queen of spies -- Royal rivalries -- Queen of Navarre -- Part III. The rival queens -- The lovers' war -- A royal scandal -- The Queen's revolt -- Prisoner of war -- Three funerals and a mass -- The return of the Queen. -- Epilogue
Control code
892700677
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 434 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780316409650
Lccn
2014955135
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)892700677
Label
The rival queens : Catherine de' Medici, her daughter Marguerite De Valois, and the betrayal that ignited a kingdom, Nancy Goldtone
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 393-420) 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
Part I. Margot's mother, Catherine de' Medici -- "The Queen, my mother" -- The King is dead, long live the King -- The Queen and the colloquy -- A short war... -- ... And a long trip -- Part II. Catherine's daughter Marguerite de Valois -- The flying squadron -- Fall from grace -- The marriage trap -- Queen Margot -- Queen of Paris -- Of mignons and mistresses -- The great escape -- A royal hostage -- Queen of spies -- Royal rivalries -- Queen of Navarre -- Part III. The rival queens -- The lovers' war -- A royal scandal -- The Queen's revolt -- Prisoner of war -- Three funerals and a mass -- The return of the Queen. -- Epilogue
Control code
892700677
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 434 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780316409650
Lccn
2014955135
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)892700677

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