Eleanor of Aquitaine and the High Middle Ages

by Plain, Nancy.

Format: Print Book 2006
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
Links:
Available (1)
Location Collection Call #
Northland Public Library Children's Nonfiction J 942.03 P69
Location  Northland Public Library
 
Collection  Children's Nonfiction
 
Call Number  J 942.03 P69
 
 
Summary
A biography of Eleanor of Aquitaine that also describes everyday life in the Middle Ages and includes excerpts from poems, letters, and other writings of the time.
Contents
Eleanor, the Queen
Queen of France
Crusade
Great Henry
Trouble in the kingdom
Courtly love and rebellion
Richard the Lionheart
King John
Everyday life in Eleanor's realm
Clothes
Food
Knights in armor
Castles
Cathedrals
The French and the English in their own words.

Additional Information
Series Rulers and their times.
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.
Middle Ages -- Juvenile literature.
Great Britain -- History -- Henry II, 1154-1189 -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
France -- History -- Louis VII, 1137-1180 -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Publisher Tarrytown, N.Y. :Marshall Cavendish Benchmark,2006
Language English
Description 95 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 27 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 89-92) and index.
ISBN 0761418342
Links
Other Classic View