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Marie Antoinette: the journey

by: Antonia Fraser

This book covers the life of Marie Antoinette from her birth to her death. With over 500 pages, Antonia delves in to all aspects of her life and character. 435 more words

Marie Antoinette

The Curious Case of Wisconsin's Lost Dauphin Park

Grazing the western banks of a meandering river in northeast Wisconsin lies a small, 19 acre, rather unassuming tract of land. Although founded as a state park in 1947, this quiet plot of land does not contain the natural wonders, observation towers, or monuments of other state parks. 800 more words

Haunted Places

Questions regarding 'Little Antoine'

Marie Antoinette was Queen of France. She married King Louis XVI. She was beautiful, extravagant, and seemed to be disconnected with the People. She was beheaded in the Revolution. 465 more words

Marie Antoinette

Out of the Shadows: The Women of Madam Infamy

Vaunted New Musical explores racial and gender divides—in a time before Shonda Rhimes.

Before Scandal examined the conversation of race relations in sex and politics, the nature of Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemings’ relationship swirled around the republic. 971 more words

King's Treason

December 11, 1792: King Louis XVI of France is charged with treason. Louis’s father died before King Louis XV left the throne and so the next generation inherited the throne from his grandfather. 561 more words