Eleanor of Arborea

Eleanor of Arborea was a determined woman. As a “Judge” in Sardinia, she enacted the Carta de Logu, charter of laws, which stood for four centuries.

Eleanor of Arborea is considered one of the most powerful and important judges of Sardinia. She is also Sardinia’s most famous heroine. As one of the last judges, serving from 1383 until her death in 1404 at age 104, she sought alliances for Arborea and secured the rights of many…

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Irene North

Writer and journalist in Western Nebraska. I write about life in western Nebraska and interesting women from history.