Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 11093
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Paladilhe , Dominique.
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  • Title: La tragique destinée de la reine Jeanne [Jeanne tried to hold the kingdom of Naples and Provence, but through four marriages produced no heirs; her young cousin and heir apparent, Charles de Duras, imprisoned Jeanne and had her killed. Article does not include footnotes or bibliography of sources consulted].
  • Source: Historia 580, (avril 1995): Pages 48 - 53.
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  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Jeanne I d'Anjou, Queen of Naples Murder Politics Queens Rulers
  • Geographic Area: France;Italy
  • Century: 14
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  • Illustrations: Five illustrations. Two maps, one showing Provence and Anjou, the other the Kingdom of Naples. Two modern paintings. One is a 19th century portrait of Jeanne by de Gras, the other shows Charles VIII's peaceful entry into Florence in 1494. One modern drawing showing Charles de Duras conquering Naples in 1381.
  • Table: One chart. It shows descendants of Charles II, King of Naples and his wife Marie of Hungary. These include Jeanne, Charles de Duras, the French royal family, and the kings of Hungary].
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  • Year of Publication: 1995.
  • Language: French
  • ISSN/ISBN: 00182281
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