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The Resource Burghley : William Cecil at the court of Elizabeth I, Stephen Alford

Burghley : William Cecil at the court of Elizabeth I, Stephen Alford

Label
Burghley : William Cecil at the court of Elizabeth I
Title
Burghley
Title remainder
William Cecil at the court of Elizabeth I
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Alford
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
William Cecil, Lord Burghley (1520-1598), was the closest adviser to England's Queen Elizabeth I and--as this revealing and provocative biography shows--he was the driving force behind the Queen's reign for four decades. --from publisher description
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alford, Stephen
Dewey number
  • 942.05/5092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DA358.B9
LC item number
A66 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Elizabeth
  • Burghley, William Cecil
  • Statesmen
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
Label
Burghley : William Cecil at the court of Elizabeth I, Stephen Alford
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip082/2007042537.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [348]-388) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cyssylls of Stamford -- St John the Evangelist -- London and court -- Servant and secretary -- conscience or treason? --'Some fruit made of an evil time' -- Master Secretary's device -- 'This famous isle' -- 'As sheep without a shepherd' -- Household and family -- conspiracy and rebellion -- vomiting up a poison -- to kill a duke -- 'Poorest lord in England' -- Gaping gulf -- Execution of justice -- Commission -- To kill a queen -- Burghley triumphant -- 'Better for heaven than for the world'
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 412 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780300118964
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007042537
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 174501721
  • (OCoLC)174501721
Label
Burghley : William Cecil at the court of Elizabeth I, Stephen Alford
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip082/2007042537.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [348]-388) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cyssylls of Stamford -- St John the Evangelist -- London and court -- Servant and secretary -- conscience or treason? --'Some fruit made of an evil time' -- Master Secretary's device -- 'This famous isle' -- 'As sheep without a shepherd' -- Household and family -- conspiracy and rebellion -- vomiting up a poison -- to kill a duke -- 'Poorest lord in England' -- Gaping gulf -- Execution of justice -- Commission -- To kill a queen -- Burghley triumphant -- 'Better for heaven than for the world'
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 412 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780300118964
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007042537
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 174501721
  • (OCoLC)174501721

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