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In Queens and Power in Medieval and Early Modern England, Carole Levin and Robert Bucholz provide a forum for the underexamined, anomalous reigns of queens in history. These regimes, primarily regarded as interruptions to the “normal” male monarchy, have been examined largely as isolated cases. This interdisciplinary study of queens throughout history examines their connec ...more
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Published March 1st 2009 by University of Nebraska Press
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May 19, 2015 Morgiana rated it liked it
Some interesting contributions here. More diversity in subjects would have been appreciated, though, as Elizabeth I is the subject of eight of the thirteen chapters as well as the two poems at the end. From reading the copy on the back of the book, I had the impression that there would be some less well known queens and was looking forward to reading about them. And indeed there are; I found the chapter about Anne particularly enjoyable, as well as the one about Matilda. Most of the Elizabeth se ...more
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