Isabella

Isabella

by Rachel Bard
     
 

The untold story of one of history’s most beautiful and controversial women — a queen obsessed with her lust for power and recognition.  See more details below

Overview

The untold story of one of history’s most beautiful and controversial women — a queen obsessed with her lust for power and recognition.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412092128
Publisher:
Trafford Publishing
Publication date:
12/06/2006
Pages:
360
Product dimensions:
0.80(w) x 9.00(h) x 6.00(d)

Meet the Author



Rachel Bard had written eight nonfiction books from cookbooks to travel guides to histories when she began her series of historical novels about medieval queens. Her first, Queen Without a Country, was about Berengaria, wife of King Richard the Lionheart. In Isabella, she examines the life of Isabella of Angoulme, who succeeded Berengaria on the English throne. Her next, A Reed in the Wind, stars Joanna, Queen of Sicily, sister of Richard. Research for her novels has taken the author to England, France, Cyprus, Sicily, Spain the whole panorama of medieval Europe.

Her careers include advertising, journalism education and travel writing. She currently lives on Vashon Island, near Seattle.

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