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Isabella II

(Isabella II of Spain)

1830–1904
Civilization: Hispanic — Spain
   Field of Renown:  monarch — Queeen
Era:  Bourbon

19th century queen of Spain who lived a life of scandal and dissipation and was eventually deposed.

Other Resources


Story Links
Book Links
Revolution  in  The Romance of Spanish History  by  John S.C. Abbott
Isabella  in  A Child's History of Spain  by  John Bonner
Isabella II  in  Story of the Greatest Nations: Spain  by  Charles F. Horne
Isabella II and the Carlists  in  Spain: A History for Young Readers  by  Frederick A. Ober
From Isabella II to Alfonso XIII  in  Spain: A History for Young Readers  by  Frederick A. Ober


Image Links


The Wedding of Isabella II
 in Story of the Greatest Nations: Spain

Marriage procession at the wedding of Isabella II
 in Story of the Greatest Nations: Spain