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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
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10488833
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
  • 942.05/5/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
  • 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
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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
20635102
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vi, 493 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780670786022
Lccn
2016429579
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps, genealogical tables
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
20635102
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vi, 493 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780670786022
Lccn
2016429579
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps, genealogical tables
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn918284065
  • (OCoLC)918284065

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