By Estelle Paranque,Nate Probasco,Claire Jowitt

ISBN-10: 3319571583

ISBN-13: 9783319571584

This assortment brings jointly essays analyzing the overseas impact of queens, different woman rulers, and their representatives from 1450 via 1700, an period of increasing colonial task and sea alternate. As Europe rose in prominence geopolitically, a couple of vital women—such as Queen Elizabeth I of britain, Catherine de Medici, Caterina Cornaro of Cyprus, and Isabel Clara Eugenia of Austria—exerted impact over international affairs. commonly male-dominated spheres reminiscent of exchange, colonization, conflict, and espionage have been, occasionally for the 1st time, lower than the keep watch over of robust girls. This interdisciplinary quantity examines how they navigated those actions, and the way they're represented in literature. by means of highlighting the hyperlinks among lady strength and international affairs, Colonization, Piracy, and alternate in Early glossy Europe contributes to a fuller realizing of early smooth queenship.

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