The Resource Isabella : the warrior queen, Kirstin Downey

Isabella : the warrior queen, Kirstin Downey

Label
Isabella : the warrior queen
Title
Isabella
Title remainder
the warrior queen
Statement of responsibility
Kirstin Downey
Title variation
Warrior queen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing on new scholarship, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Woman Behind the New Deal presents a biography of Isabella of Castile, the controversial Queen of Spain who sponsored Christopher Columbus' journey to the New World, established the Spanish Inquisition and became one of the most influential female rulers in history
Title
Isabella
Creator
Summary
Drawing on new scholarship, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of <i>The Woman Behind the New Deal</i> presents a biography of Isabella of Castile, the controversial Queen of Spain who sponsored Christopher Columbus' journey to the New World, established the Spanish Inquisition and became one of the most influential female rulers in history
Subject
Genre
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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10358421
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 946.03092
  • 920
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
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the warrior queen
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the warrior queen
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Kirstin Downey
Label
Isabella : the warrior queen, Kirstin Downey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 477-495) and index
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  • ALL_BRANCHES
  • ALL_BRANCHES
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
A birth without fanfare -- A childhood in the shadows -- Frightening years -- Isabella faces the future alone -- Marriage -- Ferdinand and his family -- The newlyweds -- The Borgia connection -- Preparing to rule -- Isabella takes the throne -- The tribe of Isabel -- The whole world trembled -- The queen's war -- Architects of the Inquisition -- Landing in paradise -- Borgia gives her the world -- Lands of vanity and illusion -- Faith and family -- Turks at the door -- Israel in exile -- Three daughters -- A church without a shepherd -- The death of Queen Isabella -- The world after Isabella
Control code
869881346
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 520 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780385534116
Lccn
2014003895
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
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  • .b17329826
  • .b17329826
System control number
(OCoLC)869881346

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