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Author Wagner, J. A. (John A.)

Title Historical dictionary of the Elizabethan world : Britain, Ireland, Europe, and America / by John A. Wagner.

Published Phoenix, Ariz. : Oryx Press, 1999.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail REF  942.05503 WAGN    NOT FOR LOAN
Physical description xxxix, 392 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (361-376) and index.
Summary "The Historical Dictionary of the Elizabethan World provides its users with clear definitions and descriptions of people, events, institutions, ideas, and terminology relating in some significant way to the Elizabethan period. The first dictionary of history to focus exclusively on the reign of Elizabeth I, this volume is also the first to take a broad trans-Atlantic approach to the period by including relevant individuals and terms from Irish, Scottish, Welsh, American, and Western European history."--BOOK JACKET.
Subject Great Britain -- History -- Elizabeth, 1558-1603 -- Encyclopedias.
America -- Discovery and exploration -- English -- Encyclopedias.
Ireland -- History -- 1558-1603 -- Encyclopedias.
Europe -- History -- 1517-1648 -- Encyclopedias.
ISBN 1573562009 (alk. paper)