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The sultan and the queen : the untold story of Elizabeth and Islam / Jerry Brotton.

Brotton, Jerry, author. (Author).
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Mooresville Public Library - Mooresville 327.42 BRO (Text) 37323005281558 NEW-BKS Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780525428824
  • ISBN: 0525428828
  • Physical Description: 338 pages, 16 leaves of plates : illustrations (chiefly color), map ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Viking, 2016.

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General Note: "First published in Great Britain as This Orient Isle: Elizabethan England and the Islamic World by Allen Lane, an imprint of Penguin Random House UK." -tp verso.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Conquering Tunis -- The sultan, the tsar and the shah -- The Battle for Barbary -- An apt man in Constantinople -- Unholy alliances -- Sultana Isabel -- London turns Turk -- Mahomet's dove -- Escape from the Seraglio -- Sherley fever -- More than a Moor -- Epilogue.
Subject: Great Britain > History > Elizabeth, 1558-1603.
Turkey > History > Murad III, 1574-1595.
Great Britain > Foreign relations > Turkey.
Turkey > Foreign relations > Great Britain.

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