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Marie Antoinette's Darkest Days by Will Bashor

Title:  Marie Antoinette’s Darkest Days

Author:  Will Bashor

Publisher:  Rowman and Littlefield Publishers, Inc.

Pages:  312

Genre:  Nonfiction, history, French history… 575 more words


Photo Journal: The Palace of Versailles

The Palace of Versailles is the stuff of legends. It was the center of Parisian political power in the late 17th Century and was also the home of the royal family until around 1789 (after the beginning of the French Revolution). 523 more words


Lolito te cuenta: La Jatte-Téton

Es verano en el siglo XVIII en las afueras de Paris, y Louis XVI decide sorprender a su esposa, Marie Anoinette con un regalo original. Siguiendo la modalidad de los griegos de beber en copas moldeadas en forma de bustos femeninos, el rey de Francia creo una colección de copas de champagne de porcelana de la que se dice tomaron el molde del mismísimo seno de la futura decapitada monarca. 86 more words


Marie Antoinette in stores now!

Annie Goetzinger’s fun bio of Marie Antoinette is out everywhere books are sold including your favorite comics store.


Marie Antoinette Series Begins Publishing - With Supervision from The Palace of Versailles!

Just this Thursday, readers of Kodansha‘s seinen manga magazine Morning were treated to a rather unique offering in the weekly publication, which usually serializes titles like  306 more words


Madam Déficit, the proud Viennese

Marie Antoinette went down in history as a spendthrift, irresponsible and proud French queen. Her life was first filled with prosperity, pomp and wealth, but her peaceful childhood was turned upside down when she became the wife of the impotent heir to the throne of France, who had a tendency to faint and was afraid of women. 13 more words