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The Resource Queen Anne : the politics of passion : a biography, Anne Somerset

Queen Anne : the politics of passion : a biography, Anne Somerset

Label
Queen Anne : the politics of passion : a biography
Title
Queen Anne
Title remainder
the politics of passion : a biography
Statement of responsibility
Anne Somerset
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Queen Anne was one of Britain's most remarkable monarchs. With a personal life riven by passion, illness and intrigue -- she presided over some of the most momentous events in British history. Like books by Antonia Fraser or Amanda Foreman and based on years of original research, Queen Anne is historical biography at its best
Summary
An assessment of the short twelve-year reign of Britain's last Stuart monarch recounts how she united England and Scotland as a sovereign state, offering additional insight into the military victories that laid the foundations for Britain's future naval and colonial supremacy
Writing style
Award
Elizabeth Longford Prize for Historical Biography, 2013.
Biography type
individual biography
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10223396
Cataloging source
NSL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
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Somerset, Anne
Dewey number
941.069
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Anne
  • Queens
  • Queens
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
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the politics of passion
Label
Queen Anne : the politics of passion : a biography, Anne Somerset
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes bibliography and index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: 1.But a Daughter -- 2.Religion Before Her Father -- 3.Sure Never Anybody Was Used So -- 4.We Are Now in a New World -- 5.These Fatal Distinctions of Whig and Tory -- 6.The Weight and Charge of a Kingdom -- 7.Nothing But Uneasiness -- 8.Entire and Perfect Union -- 9.Guided by Other Hands -- 10.Passions Between Women -- 11.Making the Breach Wider -- 12.The Heat and Ferment that is in This Poor Nation -- 13.I Do Not Like War -- 14.The Great Work of Peace -- 15.The Last Troublesome Scene of Contention -- 16.Not Equal to the Weight of a Crown?
Control code
000048580315
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 626 p., [8] p. of plates p.
Isbn
9780007203765
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), ports. (chiefly col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)780414101
Label
Queen Anne : the politics of passion : a biography, Anne Somerset
Publication
Note
Includes bibliography and index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: 1.But a Daughter -- 2.Religion Before Her Father -- 3.Sure Never Anybody Was Used So -- 4.We Are Now in a New World -- 5.These Fatal Distinctions of Whig and Tory -- 6.The Weight and Charge of a Kingdom -- 7.Nothing But Uneasiness -- 8.Entire and Perfect Union -- 9.Guided by Other Hands -- 10.Passions Between Women -- 11.Making the Breach Wider -- 12.The Heat and Ferment that is in This Poor Nation -- 13.I Do Not Like War -- 14.The Great Work of Peace -- 15.The Last Troublesome Scene of Contention -- 16.Not Equal to the Weight of a Crown?
Control code
000048580315
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 626 p., [8] p. of plates p.
Isbn
9780007203765
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), ports. (chiefly col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)780414101

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