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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
Title variation
Elizabeth : the later years
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
Awards note
Costa Biography Award, Shortlist 2016
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Guy, J. A.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Elizabeth
  • Queens
  • Great Britain
  • Kings, queens, rulers, etc
  • Great Britain
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • Elizabeth
  • Queens
  • Great Britain
  • Elisabeth
  • Großbritannien
Label
Elizabeth : the forgotten years, John Guy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
918284065
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 493 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780670922253
Lccn
2016429579
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)918284065
Label
Elizabeth : the forgotten years, John Guy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
918284065
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 493 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780670922253
Lccn
2016429579
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)918284065

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