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Author Patrouch, Joseph F., 1960-

Title Queen's apprentice : archduchess Elizabeth, empress MarĂ­a, the Habsburgs, and the Holy Roman Empire, 1554-1569 / by Joseph F. Patrouch
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (x, 455 pages)
Series Studies in medieval and Reformation traditions, 1573-4188 ; v. 148
Studies in medieval and Reformation traditions ; v. 148
Contents Introduction : a queen in training and an empress in charge -- Playing queen : in the women's court at Vienna and Wiener Neustadt, 1554-1560 -- Marriage negotiations and the tumultuous 1560's -- Empress and imperial daughter -- Wars and weddings on the horizon -- Conclusions : growing up : a queen before the fact
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 401-433) and index
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Subject Elisabeth, of Austria, Queen, consort of Charles IX, King of France, 1554-1592.
Maria, Empress, consort of Maximilian II, Holy Roman Emperor, 1528-1603.
Habsburg, House of.
Empresses -- Holy Roman Empire -- Biography.
Nobility -- Holy Roman Empire.
Holy Roman Empire -- Court and courtiers.
Holy Roman Empire -- History -- Maximilian II, 1564-1576.
Vienna (Austria) -- Court and courtiers.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2009040861
ISBN 1282951416
9004183582 (electronic bk.)
9789004183582 (electronic bk.)