Vol 3, No 2 (2016) : Issue Five: Special Issue 'Taking Posession'

Our fifth issue is our first special edition-'Taking Possession' with our guest editor, Jennifer Mara DeSilva.

Table of Contents

Cover Page
William Hondius (1646), Triumphal Arch in Gdańsk to celebrate the ceremonial entry of Marie Louise Gonzaga, National Library of Poland, (image in the public domain-available from WikiCommons)

Articles

Taking Possession: Rituals, Space and Authority
Jennifer Mara DeSilva
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The Joyous Entry of Albert and Isabella in Lille: history, conquest and the making of Belgium
Ellen Wurtzel
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Possessing Rome ‘in absentia’: The Titular Churches of the Spanish Monarchy in the Early Seventeenth Century
Cloe Cavero de Carondelet
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The Ceremonial Possession of a City: Ambassdors and their Carriages in Early Modern Rome
John M Hunt
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The Limits of Diplomatic Ritual: The Polish Embassy of Giovanni Francesco Commendone (1572-1573) and Criticism of Papal Legates in Early Modern Europe
Charles Keenan
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Book Reviews

Watkins, Stephen: The Reign of Anarchy (Penguin Monarchs, 2015).
Hayley Elizabeth Bassett
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Church, King John: England, Magna Carta and the Making of a Tyrant (Macmillan, 2015).
Stephen Donnachie
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Crook and Wilkinson (eds.), The Growth of Royal Government under Henry III (Boydell & Brewer, 2015).
Benjamin Linley Wild
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Emery, Seats of Power during the Hundred Years War (Oxbow Books, 2015).
Audrey Thorstad
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Rohr, Yolande of Aragon (1381-1442) Family and Power: The Reverse of the Tapestry (Palgrave Macmillan, 2015).
Derek R Whaley
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Pitts, Digging for Richard: How Archeology Found the King (Thames & Hudson, 2014).
Andrew Pickering
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James, Edward IV: Glorious Son of York (Amberley Publishing, 2015).
Joanna Louise Laynesmith
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Hayton, The Crown and the Cosmos: Astrology and the Politics of Maximilian I (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2015).
Natalie Margaret Anderson
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Woodacre & Fleiner (eds.), Royal Mothers and their Ruling Children: Wielding Political Authority from Antiquity to the Early Modern Era (Palgrave Macmillan, 2015).
Julia Heinemann
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Levin and Stewart-Nuñez (eds.), Scholars and Poets Talk About Queens (Palgrave Macmillan, 2015).
Valerie Schutte
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Cressy, Charles I and the People of England (Oxford University Press, 2015).
Sarah Betts
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Jackson, Charles II: The Star King (Penguin, 2016) & Pritchard, Scandalous Liaisons: Charles II and His Court (Amberley, 2015).
Stephen Watkins
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Glencross, The State Visits of Edward VII: Reinventing Royal Diplomacy for the Twentieth Century (Palgrave Macmillan, 2015).
Laura Cook
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Hurd, Elizabeth II: The Steadfast (Penguin Monarchs, 2015).
Valentina Villa
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Range, British Royal and State Funerals, Music and Ceremonial since Elizabeth I (Boydell Press, 2016).
Ondřej Stolička
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