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Author Whitelaw, Nancy.
Title Queen Isabella and the unification of Spain / Nancy Whitelaw.
Pub Info Greensboro, N.C. : Morgan Reynolds Pub., c2005.
Rating
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Chatham-Children's Coll.  J 921 Isa     AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Descript 160 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm.
Series European queens
European queens.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 156) and index.
Contents Weak King -- Lies and betrayals -- Crowning a queen -- Uniting Spain -- Spanish inquisition -- War against the Moors -- Expulsion of the Jews -- Columbus -- Question of succession -- Timeline -- Glossary -- Sources -- Bibliography -- Web sites -- Index.
Summary Best known today as the queen who funded the voyages of Columbus, Isabella and her husband, Ferdinand, joined forces to unify the Iberian Peninsula into the kingdom of Spain. A primary figure in the brutal Spanish Inquisition, Isabella was a complicated woman whose reign was not without controversy.
Subject Isabella I, Queen of Spain, 1451-1504 -- Juvenile literature.
Isabella I, Queen of Spain, 1451-1504.
Queens -- Spain -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Kings, queens, rulers, etc. -- Spain -- Biography.
Spain -- History -- Ferdinand and Isabella, 1479-1516 -- Juvenile literature.
Spain -- History -- Ferdinand and Isabella, 1479-1516.
ISBN 1931798257 (library binding)
9781931798259 (library binding)
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