The grand chateau of Chenonceau was built in the 16th century by Thomas Bonhier and his wife Katherine Briconnet on the foundations of a former fortified castle and mill. 653 more words
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What better way to start off a Monday than with some fun facts? Ballet is a very old art and sport and is rich in history (just how old? 53 more words
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The Mad Reviewer
(Cover picture courtesy of Goodreads.)
From Jeanne Kalogridis, the bestselling author of I, Mona Lisa and The Borgia Bride, comes a new novel that tells the passionate story of a queen who loved not wisely .
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Beautiful cemeteries from around the world. Includes the graves of Frederic Chopin, Henri II of France, Catherine De Medici, Hannah Cranna, and Washington Irving.
Frederic Chopin – Nocturne No.1 in Bb. 16 more words