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Queens consort

England"s medieval queens
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Weidenfeld & Nicolson , London
Queens -- Great Britain -- Biography, Monarchy -- Great Britain -- History -- To 1500, Women -- Great Britain -- History -- To
StatementLisa Hilton.
GenreBiography
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA28.2 .H55 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 482 p., [16] p. of plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23188722M
ISBN 100297852612
ISBN 139780297852612
LC Control Number2009367218
OCLC/WorldCa233787983

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Queens consort by Lisa Hilton; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Queens, History, Biography, Women, Social conditions, Kings and rulers, Power (Social sciences), Courts and courtiers, Biographies, Court and courtiers; Places: England, Great Britain; People: Matilda of Flanders, Berengaria of Navarre, Eleanor of Aquitaine, Isabella of France, Philippa of Hainault, Joannna of Navarre.

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