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ISBN:0297773593
Author: Nesta Pain
ISBN13: 978-0297773597
Title: Empress Matilda: Uncrowned queen of England
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Language: English
Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson (1978)
Pages: 187

Empress Matilda: Uncrowned queen of England by Nesta Pain



Matilda,, Empress, consort of Henry V, Holy Roman Emperor, 1102-1167. Geographic Name: Great Britain History Henry I, 1100-1135. On this site it is impossible to download the book, read the book online or get the contents of a book. The administration of the site is not responsible for the content of the site. The data of catalog based on open source database. All rights are reserved by their owners. Download book Empress Matilda : uncrowned queen of England, Nesta Pain.

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London: Blandford, 1989. Empress Matilda: Uncrowned Queen of England. London: Wiedenfeld and Nicolson, 1978. Scandinavian England. Chichester: Phillimore & C. Lt. 1975. Sandra K. Wales holds an E. in curriculum and instruction from West Virginia University, and is currently an administrator at a K-9 school in Preston County, West Virginia and author of Matilda: The Forgotten Queen of England.

Empress Matilda (c. 7 February 1102 – 10 September 1167), also known as Matilda of England or Maude, was the daughter and heir of King Henry I of England. Matilda and her younger brother, William Adelin, were the only legitimate children of King Henry to survive to adulthood. William's early death in the White ship disaster in 1120 made Matilda the last heir from the paternal line of her grandfather William the Conqueror. Jean Plaidy, The Passionate Enemies, the third book of her Norman Trilogy. Sharon Penman, When Christ and His Saints Slept tells the story of the events before, during and after the civil war. Haley Elizabeth Garwood, The Forgotten Queen (1997). Pain, Nesta (1978) Empress Matilda: Uncrowned Queen of England. Medieval Mothering (New Middle Ages), sub.

The book claimed that the nations of the Island of Britain had once been united, and had furthermore been one of the great powers in Europe. It is clear to most modern historians who have studied Geoffrey’s Historia that its contents bear little to no resemblance to real events. Even in Geoffrey’s own lifetime many historians condemned the work. At the time that the book was first presented, a usurper, King Stephen, sat on the throne of England, and the rightful heir, Matilda, was gathering her forces for an invasion. Matilda pressed her claim to the Pope early in 1136, but the pontiff declined to issue a definitive verdict. The matter would have to be decided on the battlefield.

Pain, Nesta (1978), Empress Matilda: Uncrowned Queen of England, Butler & Tanner. Chibnall, Marjorie (1991), The Empress Matilda: Queen Consort, Queen Mother and Lady of the English, Basil Blackwell, ISBN 0-631-15737-9. Bradbury, J. (1996) Stephen and Matilda: the Civil War of 1139–1153, Sutton Publishing, ISBN 0-7509-0612-X. Fletcher, John (1990) Sutton Courtenay: The History of a Thameside Village. Gardener, J and Wenborn, W the History Today Companion to British History. 7 February 1102 – 10 September 1167), also known as the Empress Maude, was one of the claimants to the English throne during the civil war known as the Anarchy. The daughter of King Henry I of England, she moved to Germany as a child when she married the future Holy Roman Emperor Henry V. She travelled with her husband into Italy in 1116, was controversially crowned in St. Peter's Basilica, and acted as the imperial regent in Italy.