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Material Girl: Bess Of Hardwick By Kate Hubbard

BESS of Hardwick 1527-1608: a Material G by Kate Hubbard

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Summary

In this portrait Bess emerges as an insatiable force, a towering personality in an age of giant egos. She was a shopaholic, social schemer, serial marrier and master builder. Bess in her prime rivalled the power and influence of Elizabeth I.

BESS of Hardwick 1527-1608: a Material G Summary

BESS of Hardwick 1527-1608: a Material G by Kate Hubbard

Shopaholic, social schemer, serial marrier and master builder, Bess in her prime rivalled the power and influence of Elizabeth I. This is a story about mergers and acquisitions. It is also the story of one woman's quest to build the most beautiful house in England - 'Hardwick Hall, more glass than wall'. In this witty, original portrait, Bess emerges as an insatiable force, a towering personality in an age of giant egos.

About Kate Hubbard

Kate Hubbard works at Bloomsbury, and was the researcher for The Langhome Sisters by James Fox.

Additional information

GOR001354226
9780571208005
0571208002
BESS of Hardwick 1527-1608: a Material G by Kate Hubbard
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Faber & Faber
2001-05-08
96
N/A
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