Le Roi est mort ; vive la Reine ? The girl who should have been Queen of France
Woodacre, Helena, Le Roi est mort ; vive la Reine ? The girl who should have been Queen of France, Academia.edu, 2008 (http://bathspa.academia.edu/ElenaWoodacre/Papers/89844/Le_roi_est_mort_Vive_la_reine_).
The death of Louis X in 1316 triggered a series of events which had a long term effect on history of France and its neighbours. The king left behind a pregnant wife and a young daughter, Jeanne. For centuries, the Capetian dynasty had endured through the consistent succession between fathers and sons.