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Response to Review of The Queens Regnant of Navarre: Succession, Politics and Partnership 1274-1512

I'd like to thank the reviewer for a detailed discussion of the contents of the book and their comments which are much appreciated. Although I understand that the reviewer feels that the categories of joint rule that I suggested trivialized their respective reigns, the idea was to provide typologies for comparison and evaluation which could be potentially applied more broadly to increase our understanding of how royal partners share and exercise power. I do hope that the detailed discussion in each chapter illuminates their reigns more clearly, providing a more nuanced description of the exercise of monarchical power both jointly and by the queens themselves before the comparative evaluation and suggested typologies at the end.