Eleanor of Aquitaine : the richest queen in Medieval Europe

by Hilliam, David.

Format: Print Book 2005
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
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Carnegie Library of McKeesport Children Biography J B EL25
Location  Carnegie Library of McKeesport
 
Collection  Children Biography
 
Call Number  J B EL25
 
 
Penn Hills Library Juvenile Oversize j q 92 ELE
Location  Penn Hills Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Oversize
 
Call Number  j q 92 ELE
 
 
Summary
A biography of the twelfth-century queen, first of France, then of England, who was the very lively wife of Henry II and mother of several notable sons, including Richard the Lionhearted.
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Booklist Review: "Gr. 7-10. When Columbus landed in Hispaniola in 1492, there were more than 800 tribes and an estimated 100 million to 145 million people living in the Americas. The American Indian Contributions to the World series highlights the knowledge, accomplishments, and cultural practices of those groups. This title describes the extensive trade networks that existed throughout the Americas and the systems of roads and trails that facilitated travel. Sports, games, military tactics, and government are also covered in this volume. Black-and-white drawings, photos, and maps complement the detailed text, and boxed features offer interesting notes and explanations. Because contributions of Native Americans are often disregarded--or minimized--in social studies and history textbooks, the solid titles in this series make valuable, necessary reading for both teachers and students of American history. A glossary, a list of tribes, maps, and a reading list are appended. --Gillian Engberg Copyright 2005 Booklist"
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Additional Information
Series Leaders of the Middle Ages.
Subjects Eleanor, -- of Aquitaine, Queen, consort of Henry II, King of England, -- 1122?-1204 -- Juvenile literature.
Queens -- Great Britain -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Queens -- France -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Great Britain -- History -- Henry II, 1154-1189 -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
France -- History -- Louis VII, 1137-1180 -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Publisher New York :Rosen Pub. Group,2005
Edition 1st ed.
Language English
Description 112 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 1404201629 (lib. bdg.)
9781404201620
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