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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
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Guy, J. A.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • coats of arms
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Elizabeth
  • Queens
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
Label
Elizabeth : the forgotten years, John Guy
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 408-465) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • 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 detente -- Opening new fronts -- Defying the queen -- "I am Richard II" -- The queen's speech -- On a knife's edge -- The final vigil
Control code
4849477x
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vi, 493 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780670786022
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly colour), 3 maps, portraits (chiefly colour), genealogical tables
Label
Elizabeth : the forgotten years, John Guy
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 408-465) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • 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 detente -- Opening new fronts -- Defying the queen -- "I am Richard II" -- The queen's speech -- On a knife's edge -- The final vigil
Control code
4849477x
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vi, 493 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780670786022
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly colour), 3 maps, portraits (chiefly colour), genealogical tables

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