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Queen of the conqueror : the life of Matilda, wife of William I / Tracy Borman.

Borman, Tracy. (Author).
Book Book (c2012.)
Description: xxxi, 295 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps, genealogical tables ; 24 cm.
Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, c2012.
3 of 3 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 current holds with 3 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Danvers Adult Biographies (3rd Floor) Biography / DA 199 M38 B67 2011b (Text to Phone) Available -
Peabody Main Adult Nonfiction NEW DA 199 .M39 B67 2012 (Text to Phone) Available -
Salem Adult Non-Fiction 942.021/BORMAN (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 9780553808148 (acid-free paper) :
  • ISBN: 0553808141 (acid-free paper)
  • Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
General Note: "Originally published in hardcover in Great Britain as Matilda: queen of the conqueror by Jonathan Cape ... in 2011"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (p. [231]-282) and index.
Contents: "Of kingly line" -- William the Bastard -- The rough wooing -- Birth of a dynasty -- Duchess of Normandy -- Earl Harold -- Conquest -- "A fatal disaster" -- Queen of England -- "The English tumults" -- "Mutual and lasting hostility" -- "Matilda, wealthy and powerful" -- A "wholly wretched mother" -- "A faithless wife" -- "Murmurs of loud and heartfelt grief" -- "The storms of troubles" -- "Mother of Kings."
Alternate Title: Life of Matilda, wife of William I
Citation: Borman, Tracy. "Queen of the conqueror : the life of Matilda, wife of William I." New York : Bantam Books, 2012.

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