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Author McRobbie, Linda Rodriguez.

Title Princesses behaving badly : real stories from history-- without the fairy-tale endings / by Linda Rodriguez McRobbie.

Publication Info. Philadelphia : Quirk Books, 2013.


Location Call No. Status
 Berlin-Peck Memorial Library - Non Fiction  920.72 MCROBBIE    Check Shelf
 West Hartford, Bishop's Corner Branch - Non Fiction  920.72 MCROBBIE    Check Shelf
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Non Fiction  920.72 MCROBBIE    Check Shelf
Description 303 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [287]-297) and index.
Contents Warriors : princesses who fought their own battles -- Usurpers : princesses who grabbed power in a man's world -- Schemers : princesses who plotted and planned -- Survivors : princesses who made controversial and questionable choices -- Partiers : princesses who loved to live it up -- Floozies : princesses notorious for their sexy exploits -- Madwomen : princesses who were likely mad, or close to it.
Summary A collection of biographical sketches of historical princesses whose real lives were wholly devoid of fairy-tale magic includes the stories of Nazi spy Princess Stephanie von Hohenlohe, mass murderess Princess Olga of Kiev and warrior mom Princess Rani Lakshmibai.
Subject Princesses -- Biography.
Princesses -- Conduct of life -- Biography.
ISBN 9781594746444
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