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Isabel of Burgundy : the duchess who played politics in the age of Joan of Arc, 1397-1471

Author: Aline S Taylor
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Madison Books, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st Madison books edView all editions and formats
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"When the powerful Duke of Burgundy Philip the Good, took a Portuguese princess as his third wife, he found he had married a woman who not only had large ambitions, but also the ingenuity and determination to attain them."
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Genre/Form: History
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Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Taylor, Aline S.
Isabel of Burgundy.
Lanham, Md. : Madison Books, ©2001
(DLC) 2001034561
(OCoLC)46975164
Named Person: Isabelle de Portugal, duchesse de Bourgogne; Isabelle de Portugal, duchesse de Bourgogne; Isabelle, Bourgogne Duchesse
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Aline S Taylor
OCLC Number: 988775047
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2017. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxiv, 232 pages) : illustrations, maps
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Flashpoint: Isabel in jeopardy, 1457 --
The Renaissance princess, the Medieval bride, 1397-1431 --
A diplomatic education, 1432-1435 --
The duchess at the negotiating table at home and abroad, 1435-1445 --
Dual challenges from France and England, 1446-1453 --
The eclipse of Isabel, 1454-1456 --
Retreat, reconciliation, and renewed challenge, 1457-1460 --
The changing cast of royal players, 1461-1466 --
Madame Le Grande, 1467-1470 --
The death of Isabel: danger for Burgundy, 1471.
Responsibility: Aline S. Taylor.
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Isabel (1397-1471), third wife of Philip the Good Duke of Burgundy, played a powerful role in the court politics and foreign affairs of this small duchy until her machinations led to her banishment.  Read more...

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"Isabel of Burgundy" is definitely worth reading. It's good to see a woman put in her place as one of European history's major players.--Elaine Viets "Ft. Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel " Isabel of Burgundy Read more...

 
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