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The Resource The mapmaker's daughter : the confessions of Nurbanu Sultan, 1525-1583 : [a novel], Katherine Nouri Hughes

The mapmaker's daughter : the confessions of Nurbanu Sultan, 1525-1583 : [a novel], Katherine Nouri Hughes

Label
The mapmaker's daughter : the confessions of Nurbanu Sultan, 1525-1583 : [a novel]
Title
The mapmaker's daughter
Title remainder
the confessions of Nurbanu Sultan, 1525-1583 : [a novel]
Statement of responsibility
Katherine Nouri Hughes
Title variation
mapmakers daughter
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Narrating the spectacular story of her rise to the pinnacle of imperial power, Queen Mother Nurbanu, on her sickbed, is determined to understand how her bond with the greatest of all Ottoman sultans, Suleiman the Magnificent, shaped her destiny -- not only as the wife of his successor but as the appointed enforcer of one of the Empire's most crucial and shocking laws. Nurbanu spares nothing as she dissects the desires and motives that have propelled and harmed her; as she considers her role as devoted and manipulative mother; as she reckons her relations with the women of the Harem; and as she details the fate of the most sophisticated observatory in the world."-- Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10575743
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hughes, Katherine Nouri
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • genealogical tables
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3608.U3595
LC item number
M37 2017
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nurbanu
  • Turkey
Label
The mapmaker's daughter : the confessions of Nurbanu Sultan, 1525-1583 : [a novel], Katherine Nouri Hughes
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
gcl00014726
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xviii, 345 pages
Isbn
9781883285708
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, map, genealogical table
System control number
(OCoLC)963909724
Label
The mapmaker's daughter : the confessions of Nurbanu Sultan, 1525-1583 : [a novel], Katherine Nouri Hughes
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
gcl00014726
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xviii, 345 pages
Isbn
9781883285708
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, map, genealogical table
System control number
(OCoLC)963909724

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