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The Resource Queen Victoria's matchmaking : the royal marriages that shaped Europe, Deborah Cadbury

Queen Victoria's matchmaking : the royal marriages that shaped Europe, Deborah Cadbury

Label
Queen Victoria's matchmaking : the royal marriages that shaped Europe
Title
Queen Victoria's matchmaking
Title remainder
the royal marriages that shaped Europe
Statement of responsibility
Deborah Cadbury
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An exploration of Queen Victoria's matchmaking exploits details how she used her grandchildren to further the influence of the British Empire, despite their own plans and the turmoil that rocked Europe starting in the nineteenth century
Has edition
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
YDX
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Cadbury, Deborah
Dewey number
941.081092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Victoria
  • Victoria
  • Marriages of royalty and nobility
  • Marriages of royalty and nobility
Label
Queen Victoria's matchmaking : the royal marriages that shaped Europe, Deborah Cadbury
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-369) and index
Contents
Part one: Vain the ambition of kings 1887-1891 -- Prologue -- "A good sensible wife" -- Vicky and Frederick -- Ella and Sergei -- Alix and Eddy -- Eddy and Hélène -- Eddy and May -- Part two: The high summer of royalty 1892-1901 -- George and Missy -- Missy and Ferdinand -- George and May -- Nicholas and Alix -- Ena and Alfonso -- The fall
Control code
ocn987687794
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First US edition.
Extent
382 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781610398466
Lccn
2017952726
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)987687794
Label
Queen Victoria's matchmaking : the royal marriages that shaped Europe, Deborah Cadbury
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-369) and index
Contents
Part one: Vain the ambition of kings 1887-1891 -- Prologue -- "A good sensible wife" -- Vicky and Frederick -- Ella and Sergei -- Alix and Eddy -- Eddy and Hélène -- Eddy and May -- Part two: The high summer of royalty 1892-1901 -- George and Missy -- Missy and Ferdinand -- George and May -- Nicholas and Alix -- Ena and Alfonso -- The fall
Control code
ocn987687794
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First US edition.
Extent
382 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781610398466
Lccn
2017952726
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)987687794

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