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|Notes:||Originally published: 1997.
|Description:||380 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm|
|Contents:||List of Illustrations vii; Contributors ix; Abbreviations xi; Preface xiii; Introduction xv; Anne J. Duggan; I. Queens and Empresses in the West; 1 Emma: The Powers of the Queen in the Eleventh Century; Pauline Stafford; 3; 2 Queen Margaret of Scotland (1070-1093): Burying the Past, Enshrining the Future; Valerie Wall; 27; 3 Ingeborg of Denmark, Queen of France, 1193-1223; George Conklin; 39; 4 Late Medieval Scandinavian Queenship; Steinar Imsen; 53; 5 From Famous Empresses to Unspectacular Queens: The Romano-German Empire to Margaret of Brabant, Countess of Luxemburg and Queen of the Romans (d. 1311); Kurt-Ulrich Jaschke; 75; 6 A Medieval Queen and her Stepdaughter: Agnes and Elizabeth of Hungary; Volker Honemann; 109; II. Image and Reality in the East; 7 Goddess, Whore, Wife or Slave? Will the Real Byzantine Empress Please Stand Up? Liz James; 123; 8 Behind the Mask: Empresses and Empire in Middle Byzantium; Dion C. Smythe; 141; 9 Queen or Consort: Rulership and Politics in the Latin East, 1118-1228; Sarah Lambert; 153; III. Images of Queenship; 10 Maria Regina: Papal Symbol; Mary Stroll; 173; 11 Queen and Patron; Diana Webb; 205; 12 Queens as Scapegoats in Medieval Hungary; Janos M. Bak; 223; 13 The Image of the Queen in Old French Literature; Karen Pratt; 235; IV. Queens and Culture; 14 The Architecture of Queenship: Royal Saints, Female Dynasties and the Spread of Gothic Architecture in Central Europe; Paul Crossley; 263; 15 Early Medieval Rites of Queen-Making and the Shaping of Medieval Queenship; Janet L. Nelson; 301; 16 'Never was a body buried in England with such solemnity and honour': The Burials and Posthumous Commemorations of English Queens to 1500; John Carmi Parsons; 317; Index; 339;|
|Responsibility:||edited by Anne J. Duggan.|