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The Resource Heretic queen : Queen Elizabeth I and the wars of religion, Susan Ronald

Heretic queen : Queen Elizabeth I and the wars of religion, Susan Ronald

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Heretic queen : Queen Elizabeth I and the wars of religion
Title
Heretic queen
Title remainder
Queen Elizabeth I and the wars of religion
Statement of responsibility
Susan Ronald
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A chronicle of Elizabeth I's role in the wars of religion credits her with securing England's future as a world power, covering topics ranging from the queen's use of ambivalence as a political tool to her tolerance in religious matters and the challenges of the Reformation
Summary
Acclaimed biographer Susan Ronald delivers a stunning account of Elizabeth I that focuses on her role in the Wars of Religion--the battle between Protestantism and Catholicism that tore Europe apart in the sixteenth century
Writing style
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10109783
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
942.05/5092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DA356
LC item number
.R577 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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Target audience
adult
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Queen Elizabeth I and the wars of religion
Label
Heretic queen : Queen Elizabeth I and the wars of religion, Susan Ronald
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [309]-334) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : the sacrificial priest -- A wounded and divided land, 1558-1566. The new Deborah -- The realm and the ministers of Lucifer -- Determined to be a virgin queen -- Many an uneasy truce -- The battle for hearts and minds -- Untrustworthy allies -- Christ's soldiers -- Mary Stuart, the great Catholic threat -- The Catholic ascendancy, 1566-1580. Betrayal amid dreamy spires -- The iconoclastic fury -- Two murders and mayhem -- An ill-conceived escape and rebellion -- Regnans in excelsis -- The English state, plots and counterplots -- Massacre in Paris -- The Puritan underworld of London -- Via Dolorosa -- The years of religious terror, 1580-1591. God's outriders -- The ungodly witch hunts -- Frustrating the designs of our enemies -- A long-awaited execution -- God's obvious design -- A house divided, 1591-1603. The Norfolk landing -- Marprelate, Puritans, Catholics, and players -- Elizabeth's éminence grise and the final battles for England -- Epilogue
Control code
19759829
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 350 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780312645380
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012010248
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
Heretic queen : Queen Elizabeth I and the wars of religion, Susan Ronald
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [309]-334) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : the sacrificial priest -- A wounded and divided land, 1558-1566. The new Deborah -- The realm and the ministers of Lucifer -- Determined to be a virgin queen -- Many an uneasy truce -- The battle for hearts and minds -- Untrustworthy allies -- Christ's soldiers -- Mary Stuart, the great Catholic threat -- The Catholic ascendancy, 1566-1580. Betrayal amid dreamy spires -- The iconoclastic fury -- Two murders and mayhem -- An ill-conceived escape and rebellion -- Regnans in excelsis -- The English state, plots and counterplots -- Massacre in Paris -- The Puritan underworld of London -- Via Dolorosa -- The years of religious terror, 1580-1591. God's outriders -- The ungodly witch hunts -- Frustrating the designs of our enemies -- A long-awaited execution -- God's obvious design -- A house divided, 1591-1603. The Norfolk landing -- Marprelate, Puritans, Catholics, and players -- Elizabeth's éminence grise and the final battles for England -- Epilogue
Control code
19759829
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 350 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780312645380
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012010248
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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