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To the scaffold

the life of Marie Antoinette

by Carolly Erickson

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  • 11 Currently reading

Published by St. Martin"s Griffin in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Marie Antoinette, Queen, consort of Louis XVI, King of France, 1755-1793.,
    • Queens -- France -- Biography.,
    • France -- Kings and rulers -- Biography.,
    • France -- History -- Louis XVI, 1774-1793.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCarolly Erickson.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC137.1 .E77 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination384 p. , [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages384
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3327037M
      ISBN 100312322054
      LC Control Number2004301170
      OCLC/WorldCa55847891

      "The Tyrannicide Brief" is the story of John Cooke, the English Solicitor General who was assigned the brief to prosecute King Richard I at the height of the English Civil War in Cooke and parlimentarians convicted the king and he was beheaded/5. This is a classic novelette set in the time of the French Revolution, an epoch that vividly demonstrated man's capacity for both heroism and brutality. It is an intense and compelling drama based on the true story of the Carmelite nuns at Compeigne beheaded during the last few days of the Revolution, but also encompassing the Paris mob, the Reign of Terror, women revolutionists, etc.

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An esteemed historian writes about the most tragic figure of the ancien regimein the book To The Scaffold. Carolly Erickson provides an estimation of the lost queen that is psychologically acute, richly detailed and finally deeply tragic in its recounting of the last days of Marie Antoinette.4/5(1).

Erickson opens inwhen the future queen of France, the 14th child of the busy Empress of Austria, is born in a birthing chair, and closes 38 years later, as the gaunt, widowed Antoinette, prisoner #, bleeding profusely from a menstrual disorder, mounts the scaffold to be beheaded.

Sep 16,  · To this day Marie Antoinette remains one of history's most misunderstood heroines. How she triumphed over the petty jealousies and backstairs rivalries of the court, how she sustained a good-hearted but malleable king, and how she was transformed from French queen to Austrian "whore," is the story told with skill and fascinating solstemcell.com: Recorded Books, Inc.

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Carolly Erickson. Distinguished historian Carolly Erickson is the author of Rival to the Queen, The Memoirs of Mary Queen of Scots, The First Elizabeth, The Hidden Life of Josephine, The Last Wife of Henry VIII, and many other prize-winning works of fiction and nonfiction.

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