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Catherine de Medici : Renaissance queen of France

Author: Leonie Frieda
Publisher: New York : Fourth Estate, [2005], ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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A portrait of the Renaissance-era queen of France which seeks to reveal her skills as a ruler in spite of her violent reputation, describing the power politics that marked her rule, and her talents as a strategist and conspirator.
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Genre/Form: History
Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Catherine de Médicis, Queen consort of Henry II King of France; Catherine de Médicis, Queen consort of Henry II King of France
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leonie Frieda
ISBN: 9780060744922 0060744928
OCLC Number: 458699810
Notes: Originally published: London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2003.
Description: xxiii, 440 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Leonie Frieda.

Abstract:

A portrait of the Renaissance-era queen of France which seeks to reveal her skills as a ruler in spite of her violent reputation, describing the power politics that marked her rule, and her talents as a strategist and conspirator.

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