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From She-Wolf to Martyr : the reign and disputed reputation of Johanna I of Naples

Author: Elizabeth Casteen
Publisher: Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2015.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In 1343 a seventeen-year-old girl named Johanna (1326-1382) ascended the Neapolitan throne, becoming the ruling monarch of one of medieval Europe's most important polities. For nearly forty years, she held her throne and the avid attention of her contemporaries. Their varied responses to her reign created a reputation that made Johanna the most notorious woman in Europe during her lifetime. In 'From she-wolf to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(DLC) 2015014131
(OCoLC)907295796
Named Person: Johanna, Queen of Naples
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Casteen
ISBN: 9780801453861 0801453860 9781501701009 1501701002
OCLC Number: 923546368
Language Note: In English.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: The murder of Andrew of Hungary and the making of a Neapolitan she-wolf --
From she-wolf to radiant queen : the reign of Louis of Taranto and the rehabilitation of Johanna of Naples --
A most loving daughter : filial piety and the apogee of Johanna's reign --
An especially good friend to saints : friendship, politics, and the performance of sovereignty --
The schism of the western church and the division of Johanna of Naples.
Responsibility: Elizabeth Casteen.
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In From She-Wolf to Martyr, Elizabeth Casteen examines Johanna I of Naples's evolving, problematic reputation and uses it as a lens through which to analyze often-contradictory late-medieval  Read more...

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