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9 Dead Alive by Rodrigo y Gabriela
Agincourt: The King, the Campaign, the Battle by Juliet Barker
Alienor d'Aquitaine et les siens (L'Histoire en tete) by jeanverseuil
All the Countries We've Ever Invaded: And the Few We Never Got Round To by Stuart Laycock
April Queen: Eleanor of Aquitaine by Douglas Boyd
Ashes of the Elements by Alys Clare
Banners of Gold by Pamela Kaufman
Becket [1964 film] by Peter Glenville
Beloved Enemy: The Passions of Eleanor of Aquitaine, a Novel by Ellen Jones
Bladesong: 1151 in the Holy Land (The Troubadours Quartet Book 2) by Jean GillAliénor
The Book of Eleanor: A Novel of Eleanor of Aquitaine by Pamela Kaufman
A Brief History of France by Cecil Jenkins
A Brief History of Robin Hood by Nigel Cawthorne
The Canterbury Papers by Judith Koll Healey
Captive Queen: A Novel of Eleanor of Aquitaine by Alison Weir
Clash of Crowns: William the Conqueror, Richard Lionheart, and Eleanor of Aquitaine - A Story of Bloodshed, Betrayal, and Revenge by Mary McAuliffe
The Conquering Family by Thomas B. Costain
The Court of Love by Denee Cody
The Courts of Love by Jean PlaidyQueen of France
Courts of Love, Castles of Hate: Troubadours & Trobairitz in Southern France 1071-1321 by Aubrey Burl
Cruel as the Grave by Sharon Kay Penman
The Death of Kings : Royal Deaths in Medieval England by Michael Evans
Devil's Bargain by Judith Tarr
Devil's Blood by Sharon Kay Penman
Devil's Brood by Alfred Duggan
Devil's Consort by Anne O'Brien
The Devil's Crown: A History of Henry II and His Sons by Richard W. Barber
The Devil's Temptress by Laura Navarre
Dragon's Lair by Sharon Kay Penman
Duchess of Aquitaine: A Novel of Eleanor by Margaret Ball
Eleanor of Aquitaine by Alison Weir
Eleanor of Aquitaine by Sheila Holland
Eleanor of Aquitaine by Régine Pernoud
Eleanor of Aquitaine by Alan Savage1122-1204
Eleanor of Aquitaine and the Four Kings by Amy R. Kelly
Eleanor of Aquitaine and the High Middle Ages by Nancy Plain
Eleanor of Aquitaine: A Biography by Marion Meade
Eleanor of Aquitaine: Lord and Lady by Bonnie Wheeler
Eleanor of Aquitaine: Medieval Queen (European Queens) by Kerrily Sapet
Eleanor of Aquitaine: Queen and Legend by Douglas David Roy Owen
Eleanor of Aquitaine: Queen of the Troubadours by Jean Markale
Eleanor of Aquitaine: The Mother Queen by Desmond Seward
Eleanor of Aquitaine: The Richest Queen in Medieval Europe (Series: Leaders of the Middle Ages) by David Hilliam
Eleanor the Queen by Norah Lofts
Eleanor, Crown Jewel of Aquitaine by Kristiana Gregory
Eleanor: The Passionate Queen by Anne Powers
The Feudal Monarchy in France and England From the Tenth to the Thirteenth Century by Charles Petit-Dutaillis
Fortune like the Moon by Alys Clare
Gendering the Crusades by Susan B. Edgington
God Wills It!: Understanding the Crusades by Thomas F. Madden
The Greatest Knight by Elizabeth Chadwick
The Greatest Knight: The Remarkable Life of William Marshal, the Power Behind Five English Thrones by Thomas Asbridge
Henry II by W. L. Warren
Henry II: The Vanquished King by John T. Appleby
Henry Plantagenet, 1133-1189 by Richard Barber
Here Be Dragons by Sharon Kay Penman
Heroines: Great Women Through the Ages by Rebecca Hazell
It Ended Badly: Thirteen of the Worst Breakups in History by Jennifer Wright
King John by William Shakespeare
Left-Handed Liberty by John Arden
Leonor de Aquitania - Maria Magdalena (Spanish Edition) by Georges Duby
Life in a Medieval Castle by Joseph Gies
The Lion in Winter by James Goldman
The Lion in Winter [1968 film] by Anthony Harvey
Lion of England by Margaret Butler
Lionheart by Sharon Kay PenmanQueen Dowager of England
The Lute Player by Norah Lofts
Maid Marian by Elsa Watson
Makers of the western tradition: portraits from history by J. Kelley Sowards
Medieval Tales by Lorna MacDonald Czarnota
Mont-Saint-Michel and Chartres by Henry Adams
Mortal love: A novel of Eleanor of Aquitaine by Linda Hutchins
Most Wise & Valiant Ladies by Andrea Hopkins
Mysteries of the Middle Ages: The Rise of Feminism, Science, and Art from the Cults of Catholic Europe by Thomas Cahill
Notorious Royal Marriages: A Juicy Journey Through Nine Centuries of Dynasty, Destiny, and Desire by Leslie Carroll
Origins of Arthurian Romances: Early Sources for the Legends of Tristan, the Grail and the Abduction of the Queen by Flint F. Johnson
The Passionate Brood: A Novel of Richard the Lionheart and the Man Who Became Robin Hood by Margaret Campbell Barnes
Plantagenet Encyclopedia: An Alphabetic Guide to 400 Years of English History by Elizabeth Hallam
The Plantagenet Prelude by Jean Plaidy
The Plantagenets: The Kings That Made Britain by Derek Wilson
The Plantagenets: The Warrior Kings and Queens Who Made England by Dan Jones
Power of a Woman. Memoirs of a turbulent life: Eleanor of Aquitaine by Robert Fripp
Prince of Darkness by Sharon Kay Penman
A Proud Taste for Scarlet and Miniver by E. L. Konigsburg
Queen Eleanor: Independent Spirit of the Medieval World by Polly Schoyer Brooks
Queen of Love by Alan Savage1122-1204
Queen Without A Country by Rachel Bard
The Queen's Daughter by Susan Coventry
The Queen's Man by Sharon Kay Penman
The Queen's Pawn by Christy English
Queen's War: A Novel of Eleanor of Aquitaine by Jeanne Mackin
Queen, Empress, Concubine: Fifty Women Rulers from the Queen of Sheeba to Catherine The Great by Claudia Gold
Queens Consort: England's Medieval Queens by Lisa Hilton
The Revolt of the Eaglets by Jean Plaidy
Richard I by John Gillingham
Richard the Lionheart by John Gillingham
Richard the Lionheart by Anthony Bridge
The Secret Eleanor by Cecelia Holland
The Serpent's Tale (aka The Death Maze) by Ariana Franklin
She Wolves: The Notorious Queens of Medieval England by Elizabeth Norton
She-Wolves: The Women Who Ruled England Before Elizabeth by Helen Castor
The Sixth Surrender by Hana Samek Norton
Song at Dawn: 1150 in Provence by Jean GillAliénor
The Summer Queen by Elizabeth Chadwick
The Sun and the Moon by Patricia Ryan
The Tavern in the Morning by Alys Clare
Ten Queens: Portraits of Women of Power by Milton Meltzer
The Three Richards: Richard I, Richard II and Richard III by Nigel Saul
Tigress & the Rose: Eleanor of Aquitaine & the Fair Rosamond by Richard Cameron Low
Time and Chance by Sharon Kay Penman
To Be Queen: A Novel of the Early Life of Eleanor of Aquitaine by Christy English
The Troubadour's Song: The Capture and Ransom of Richard the Lionheart by David Boyle
Uppity Women of Medieval Times by Vicki Leon
When Christ and His Saints Slept by Sharon Kay Penman
Women of the Twelfth Century, Volume 1: Eleanor of Aquitaine and Six Others by Georges Duby

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Eleanor of Aquitaine (1122-1204), Duchess of Aquitaine in her own right and Queen Consort successively of France and England, was probably the most powerful woman in Europe in the Middle Ages. She was sole heiress to the largest, wealthiest region of what is now France. She married first King Louis VII of France and then left him for Henry II of England. She had 10 children (among them Richard I, "the Lionheart") and exerted political influence to the end of her life.

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