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Berenguela of Castile (1180-1246) and Political Women in the High Middle Ages (The New Middle Ages)

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Daughter, wife, and mother of kings, Berenguela of Castile (1180-1246) was a key figure in the formation of medieval Castile-León. Queen of León from 1197-1204, regent for Enrique I of Castile briefly in 1214, and then Queen of Castile in her own right after 1217, she secured the thrones of Castile and León for her son Fernando III and enabled his crusades in al-Andalus.

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Hardcover, 272 pages
Published October 15th 2009 by Palgrave Macmillan (first published 2009)
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Learned a lot! Was not in agony while doing so! \o/

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