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The Resource Martyrs and murderers : the Guise family and the making of Europe, Stuart Carroll

Martyrs and murderers : the Guise family and the making of Europe, Stuart Carroll

Label
Martyrs and murderers : the Guise family and the making of Europe
Title
Martyrs and murderers
Title remainder
the Guise family and the making of Europe
Statement of responsibility
Stuart Carroll
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The pre-eminent political and religious power-brokers of 16th-century France, the Guise family included in their number both Mary Queen of Scots and Catherine de Medici. This is a comprehensive account of their remarkable story, and their influence on one of Europe's most turbulent and formative eras
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
CDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carroll, Stuart
Dewey number
944.0290922
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
LC call number
DC112.G8
LC item number
C37 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Guise, House of
  • Nobility
  • Nobility
  • France
  • Guise, House of
  • Guise
  • HISTORY
  • Nobility
  • Nobility
  • France
  • Regions & Countries - Europe
  • History & Archaeology
  • France
  • Adel
  • Hugenottenkriege
  • Frankreich
Label
Martyrs and murderers : the Guise family and the making of Europe, Stuart Carroll
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Cover Page""; ""Martyrs and murderers""; ""Copyright page""; ""Preface""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""Contents""; ""List of maps, plates, and genealogical tables""; ""A note on coinage""; ""Invitation to a massacre""; ""'All for one: one for all'""; ""Dreams of empire""; ""Chacun à son tour""; ""Congregations, conspiracies, and coups""; ""The cardinal's compromise""; ""Bloodfeud""; ""Interlude: princess margot and the 'negress'""; ""A wedding and four thousand funerals""; ""False kings and true catholics""; ""The invasion of england""; ""Revolution""; ""Counter-revolution""; ""Epilogue""
  • ""Maps""""Genealogical Tables""; ""Further Reading""; ""Notes""; ""Photographic Acknowledgements""; ""Index""; ""plates""
Control code
502012602
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 345 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191571114
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612346521
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, genealogical tables
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
234652
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)502012602
Label
Martyrs and murderers : the Guise family and the making of Europe, Stuart Carroll
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Cover Page""; ""Martyrs and murderers""; ""Copyright page""; ""Preface""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""Contents""; ""List of maps, plates, and genealogical tables""; ""A note on coinage""; ""Invitation to a massacre""; ""'All for one: one for all'""; ""Dreams of empire""; ""Chacun à son tour""; ""Congregations, conspiracies, and coups""; ""The cardinal's compromise""; ""Bloodfeud""; ""Interlude: princess margot and the 'negress'""; ""A wedding and four thousand funerals""; ""False kings and true catholics""; ""The invasion of england""; ""Revolution""; ""Counter-revolution""; ""Epilogue""
  • ""Maps""""Genealogical Tables""; ""Further Reading""; ""Notes""; ""Photographic Acknowledgements""; ""Index""; ""plates""
Control code
502012602
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 345 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191571114
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612346521
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, genealogical tables
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
234652
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)502012602

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