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The Resource Elizabeth : the forgotten years, John Guy

Elizabeth : the forgotten years, John Guy

Label
Elizabeth : the forgotten years
Title
Elizabeth
Title remainder
the forgotten years
Statement of responsibility
John Guy
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A groundbreaking biography of Elizabeth I revealing for the first time the woman behind the polished veneer as she confronts challenges at home and abroad: war against the Catholic powers of France and Spain, revolt in Ireland, an economic crisis that triggered riots in the streets of London, and a conspiracy to place her cousin Mary Queen of Scots on her throne
Summary
Based on new archival material, a biography of the ambitious Tudor queen focuses on her life at the height of her power, including revolts in Ireland, riots in the London streets of London and a conspiracy to overthrow her
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10488833
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
  • 942.05/5/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
LC call number
DA355
LC item number
.G87 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the forgotten years
Label
Elizabeth : the forgotten years, John Guy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [408]-465) 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
Introduction: A virgin queen -- A city in fear -- Crisis and betrayal -- Brave new world -- Armada of the soul -- No warrior queen -- A funeral and a wedding -- On the attack -- The visible queen -- The enemy within -- Catastrophe in France -- "Good Queen Bess" -- The quest for gold -- Conspiring against the queen -- Games of thrones -- A counter-armada -- One last chance -- Seeking détente -- Opening new fronts -- Defying the queen -- "I am Richard II" -- The queen's speech -- On a knife's edge -- The final vigil
Control code
5792808
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vi, 493 pages
Isbn
9780670786022
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), facsimiles, genealogical tables, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn918284065
  • (OCoLC)918284065
Label
Elizabeth : the forgotten years, John Guy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [408]-465) 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
Introduction: A virgin queen -- A city in fear -- Crisis and betrayal -- Brave new world -- Armada of the soul -- No warrior queen -- A funeral and a wedding -- On the attack -- The visible queen -- The enemy within -- Catastrophe in France -- "Good Queen Bess" -- The quest for gold -- Conspiring against the queen -- Games of thrones -- A counter-armada -- One last chance -- Seeking détente -- Opening new fronts -- Defying the queen -- "I am Richard II" -- The queen's speech -- On a knife's edge -- The final vigil
Control code
5792808
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vi, 493 pages
Isbn
9780670786022
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), facsimiles, genealogical tables, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn918284065
  • (OCoLC)918284065

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