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U of Tennessee-Knoxville
Updated links: From Sarah Whitworth's multi award-winning site, Early Music by Women Composers, here is a tidbit on Queen Blanche of Castile with the English translation of a portion of one of her songs to the Virgin Mary.
Brian Tompsett of Hull has gathered together an Internet collection on royal genealogy: the Directory of Royal Genealogical Data allows searching by Royal Family Alphabetical Listings by Surname or by Royal Family Alphabetical Searching by Forename. In addition, the user can search the "Catalog of Royal Family Lineages," arranged geographically, including The Roman and Byzantine Worlds, The Barbarian West, Europe, and Islamic Dynasties.
Updated links: Several Glossary entries in The ECOLE Initiative: Creating a Hypertext Encyclopedia of Early Church History on the World-Wide Web are skeleton biographies of royal and noble female religious figures, including:
For Eleanor of Aquitaine's genealogy, see Eleanor of Aquitaine, Duchess of Aquitaine from Brian Tompsett.
Updated link: Here is another tidbit from Sarah Whitworth's Early Music by Women Composers site, this time on Eleanor of Acquitaine (fl. late 1100's, patroness).
Updated: Prof. Bonnie Duncan's Women Writers of the Middle Ages site includes three papers on Eleanor:
From the pen of Garsenda, Countess of Provence (fl. 1191-1215), here is a debate song (at Early Music by Women Composers).
Here is a tidbit on Marie de Champagne (fl. late 1100's, patroness) from Early Music by Women Composers.
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