Queenship in the Mediterranean : Negotiating the Role of the Queen in the Medieval and Early Modern Eras Hardback
Edited by Elena Woodacre
Part of the Queenship and Power series
This groundbreaking collection explores the key roles that Mediterranean queens played as wives, as mothers, and above all as political actors.
Ranging from Byzantine empresses to regnants and consorts in the Italian peninsula, they offer a bracing new perspective on queenship in the medieval and Early Modern eras.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 302 pages, X, 302 p.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 18/12/2013
- Category: General & world history
- ISBN: 9781137362827