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Isabel the Queen by Peggy K. Liss

Mention Queen Isabel of Spain and where do people’s minds jump?  Christopher Columbus, Inquisition, Reconquista.

Where did this strong-minded queen, who grew up in an extreme patriarchy, gain her determination to act as she did? 

Many Places...
Tags: author: l, genre: non-fiction, review, subject: history

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