The Resource Isabella : the warrior queen, Kirstin Downey

Isabella : the warrior queen, Kirstin Downey

Label
Isabella : the warrior queen
Title
Isabella
Title remainder
the warrior queen
Statement of responsibility
Kirstin Downey
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing on new scholarship, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Woman Behind the New Deal presents a biography of Isabella of Castile, the controversial Queen of Spain who sponsored Christopher Columbus' journey to the New World, established the Spanish Inquisition and became one of the most influential female rulers in history
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Downey, Kirstin
Dewey number
  • 946.03092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
DP163
LC item number
.D69 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Isabella
  • Queens
  • Spain
  • Isabella
  • Queens
  • Spain
Label
Isabella : the warrior queen, Kirstin Downey
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
A birth without fanfare -- A childhood in the shadows -- Frightening years -- Isabella faces the future alone -- Marriage -- Ferdinand and his family -- The newlyweds -- The Borgia connection -- Preparing to rule -- Isabella takes the throne -- The tribe of Isabel -- The whole world trembled -- The queen's war -- Architects of the Inquisition -- Landing in paradise -- Borgia gives her the world -- Lands of vanity and illusion -- Faith and family -- Turks at the door -- Israel in exile -- Three daughters -- A church without a shepherd -- The death of Queen Isabella -- The world after Isabel
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
520 pages, 16 un-numbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780385534116
Isbn Type
(hc. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014003895
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn869881346
  • (OCoLC)869881346
Label
Isabella : the warrior queen, Kirstin Downey
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
A birth without fanfare -- A childhood in the shadows -- Frightening years -- Isabella faces the future alone -- Marriage -- Ferdinand and his family -- The newlyweds -- The Borgia connection -- Preparing to rule -- Isabella takes the throne -- The tribe of Isabel -- The whole world trembled -- The queen's war -- Architects of the Inquisition -- Landing in paradise -- Borgia gives her the world -- Lands of vanity and illusion -- Faith and family -- Turks at the door -- Israel in exile -- Three daughters -- A church without a shepherd -- The death of Queen Isabella -- The world after Isabel
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
520 pages, 16 un-numbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780385534116
Isbn Type
(hc. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014003895
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn869881346
  • (OCoLC)869881346

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