Queenship in Medieval Europe

Author(s): 
Earenfight, Theresa
ISBN: 
9780230276468
Date published: 
May 2013
Paperback
Price: 
£17.99

In the first comprehensive survey of Medieval queenship, Earenfight reveals how queens and empresses were fundamental to monarchies across Europe from 300 CE to the Renaissance. An engaging introduction to the study of queenship which presents key research and source material, and examines issues of gender, authority and power in Medieval society.