The King's Other Body

The King's Other Body: María of Castile and the Crown of Aragon is both a biography of Alfonso V's queen and Lieutenant General of Catalunya and an analysis of her political partnership with Alfonso.

The King's Other Body
María of Castile and the Crown of Aragon

Theresa Earenfight

2009 | 240 pages | Cloth $49.95
History | Women's Studies/Gender Studies
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Table of Contents

A Note on Proper Names
Maps

1. Alter Nos: The Lieutenancy of María of Castile
2. From Castilian Princess to Aragonese Queen
3. From Queen to Queen-Lieutenant, 1420-35
4. A Permanent Lieutenancy, 1436-48
5. The Struggle to Liberate the Remença Peasants, 1448-53
6. Queenship, Kingship, and the Dynamics of Monarchy 131

Genealogy: The Trastámara Family in the Crown of Aragon
Abbreviations
Notes
Bibliography
Index
Acknowledgments