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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
Title variation
Queen Victorias matchmaking
Title variation remainder
the royal marriages that shaped Europe
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
Summary
An exploration of the role in which Queen Victoria exerted the most international power and influence: as a matchmaking grandmother
Storyline
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2017.
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10603509
Cataloging source
YDX
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Cadbury, Deborah
Dewey number
941.081092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Victoria
  • Victoria
  • Albert
  • Albert Victor
  • Alexander
  • Alexander
  • Alexandra
  • Beatrice
  • Edward
  • Alexandra
  • Elisaveta Ḟeodorovna
  • Ernst Ludwig
  • Ferdinand
  • George
  • Orléans, Hélène d'
  • Milford Haven, Louis Alexander Mountbatten
  • Ludwig IV
  • Marie Alexandrovna
  • Marie
  • Mary
  • Alekseĭ Nikolaevich
  • Sophia
  • Victoria
  • Victoria Eugenia
  • William
  • Marriages of royalty and nobility
  • Marriages of royalty and nobility
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the royal marriages that shaped Europe
Label
Queen Victoria's matchmaking : the royal marriages that shaped Europe, Deborah Cadbury
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in hardcover and ebook edition by Bloomsbury Publishing in September 2017
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-369) 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
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
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)987687794
Label
Queen Victoria's matchmaking : the royal marriages that shaped Europe, Deborah Cadbury
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in hardcover and ebook edition by Bloomsbury Publishing in September 2017
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-369) 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
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
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)987687794

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