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Author Loades, D. M

Title Tudor Queens of England / David Loades

Publ Info London ; New York : Continuum, 2009
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 RWU Main Library  DA317.1 .L65 2009    AVAILABLE
Descript 264 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-252) and index
Contents Illustrations -- Introduction: Image and reality -- 1: Queen as trophy: Catherine de Valois -- 2: Queen as dominatrix: Margaret of Anjou -- 3: Queen as lover: Elizabeth Woodville -- 4: Queen as helpmate: Elizabeth of York -- 5: Queen as foreign ally: Catherine of Aragon and Anne of Cleves -- 6: Domestic queens: Anne Boleyn, Jane Seymour and Catherine Parr -- 7: Queen as whore: Catherine Howard -- 8: Queens who never were: Jane Grey and Mary Stuart -- 9: Married sovereign: Queen Mary I -- 10: Unmarried sovereign: Elizabeth I -- Epilogue: Queens since 1603 -- Notes -- Additional reading suggestions -- Index
Note Synopsis: From convenient accessory to sovereign lady, this book assesses the critical, colourful and at times dramatic role of the Tudor Queens of England
LC subject Queens -- Great Britain -- Biography
Queens -- Great Britain -- History -- 16th century
Tudor, House of
Great Britain -- Kings and rulers
Great Britain -- History -- Tudors, 1485-1603 -- Biography
Great Britain -- History -- Tudors, 1485-1603
ISBN 9781847250193 (hbk.)
184725019X (hbk.)
9780826434388 (pbk.)
082643438X (pbk.)