She was forced all at once to come to terms with a foreign language, a different culture, and a court full of gossipy nobles who pounced at the first sign of weakness. In this captivating book, you will discover the truth about the remarkable life of Marie Antoinette. Some of the topics covered in this book include:an archduchess is bornmaria antonia becomes marie antoinettethe dauphinequeen at NineteenA Marriage at Odds with ItselfThe Issue of HeirsMadame DeficitCount Axel von FersonThe Lost ChildrenThe Diamond Necklace ScandalQueen of FashionThe French RevolutionThe October ChapterAnxious Days at the TuileriesAn Attempt to FleeDeath of the MonarchyAnd much more!Scroll to the top and select the "BUY NOW" button for instant download.
Explore the captivating life of marie antoinettefree history BONUS Inside!Marie Antoinette is one of history's most celebrated queens thanks to her style and confidence, yet generally she is perceived as a greedy and selfish mistress of France. Born into a life of pure luxury as a Princess of Austria, Marie was very young when she was shipped abroad to await her turn as the Queen of France.
Despite popular belief, marie antoinette was not entirely obsessed with pretty dresses and towering hairstyles—though she wouldn't quite have been the same without them.
The Wars of the Roses: A Captivating Guide to the English Civil Wars That Brought down the Plantagenet Dynasty and Put the Tudors on the Throne
Explore the captivating history of the wars of the rosesFree History BONUS Inside!The Wars of the Roses were a complex set of battles, skirmishes, and kidnappings during the 15th century in England. Though both families were in fact closely related, they had split half a century earlier. The yorks became jealous, given their equal relation to England’s ancient monarchy, and when the Plantagenet-Lancaster dynasty appeared tragically weakened by the succession of Henry VI, the royal cousins took the opportunity to demand a new ruler.
In the wars of the roses: a captivating guide to the english civil wars that brought down the plantagenet dynasty and put the tudors on the throne, you will discover topics such asa short history of the house of plantagenetcivil war in franceengland’s Loss and a King’s IllnessTreason by the Duke of YorkThe Battle of NorthamptonMargaret’s ArmyMortimer’s Cross and the Battle of TowtonYork Takes the ThroneThe King in the TowerThe Kingmaker RepentsThe Battles of Barnet and TewkesburyThe Death of a KingThe Final Plantagenet KingsRichard III and the Princes in the TowerThe Battle of BosworthThe Foundation of the Tudor DynastyAttempts on the Tudor ThroneThe Sainthood and Cult of King Henry VIThe Legacy of the Wars of the RosesAnd much, much more!So if you want to learn more about the Wars of the Roses, click "buy now"! .
While the lancasters remained on the throne, the Yorks were overlooked in the succession of kings. They had their roots in the nearby Civil War of France, which greatly influenced English politics for years to come. Though there is no one universally-accepted start or end date for these wars, the major events throughout the wars occurred between 1455 and 1485.
The central reason for the wars of the roses, otherwise referred to as the 15th century English Civil War, was a tug-of-war between two families for the throne of England. Instead of one unified Plantagenet family, the cousins became Lancasters and Yorks.
The Dark Ages: A Captivating Guide to the Period Between the Fall of the Roman Empire and the Renaissance
In the dark ages: a captivating guide to the period between the fall of the roman empire and the renaissance, much more!so if you want to learn more about the dark ages, you will discover topics such asThe Misconception of the Dark AgesThe World after RomeThe Rise of the Christian ChurchRome Continues – The Byzantine EmpireThe Rise of the Caliphate and the Conquest of SpainThe Lombard KingdomCharlemagneThe Treaty of Verdun and the Rurik Dynasty – Beginnings of Modern NationsAlfred the GreatOtto 1 and the Founding of a Loose FederationThe Reign of VeniceThe VikingsThe Second Half of the Middle AgesThe RenaissanceAnd much, scroll up and click the "add to cart" button! .
The dark ages was an interesting period of about six centuries, and during it, Europe was still trying to figure out what it was and how it would survive the chaos that followed the fall of Rome. If you want to discover the captivating history of the Dark Ages, then keep reading. Free history bonus inside!following the fall of Rome in 476 CE, the entire dynamic of Europe underwent a complete shift in power and culture.
The Safavid Empire: A Captivating Guide to the Persian Empire That Fought Against the Ottomans in the Ottoman-Safavid War
Explore the captivating history of the Safavid EmpireFree History BONUS Inside!The Safavid dynasty was one of the most notable ruling dynasties of Iran. In this captivating history book, you will discover all about this remarkable empire that was responsible for one of Persia's golden ages in terms of power and culture.
In the safavid empire: a captivating guide to the persian empire that fought against the ottomans in the ottoman–safavid war, you will discover topics such asReligious Beginnings: Ismail IForeign Relations: TahmaspShort and Bloody: Ismail IICultural Consolidation: Abbas ISaru Taqi: Shah SafiInterlude: Shah Abbas IIInternal Decay: SulaymanFall: Sultan HusaynAnd much, much more!So if you want to learn more about the Safavid Empire, click "buy now"! .
This islamic empire was powerful enough to challenge the Mughals in the east and the Ottomans in the west. Their story has shaped what we know as modern Iran more than any other period in its history.
The Six Wives of Henry VIII: A Captivating Guide to Catherine of Aragon, Anne Boleyn, Jane Seymour, Anne of Cleves, Catherine Howard, and Katherine Parr
Explore the captivating history of the six wives of henry viiifree history BONUS Inside!Henry VIII, King of England and Ireland in the first half of the 16th century, is one of history’s most famous monarchs for many reasons. Each of henry’s six wives represented a facet of the king himself, whether he liked to admit it or not; unfortunately, a Queen of England at the side of Henry VIII could never be sure of her husband’s love – or her safety.
These are the stories of three Catherines, two Annes and one Jane. This captivating history book covers topics such as:henry tudor catherine of aragonmistress elizabeth blountmistress Mary BoleynAnne BoleynAnne of ClevesMistress Mary SheltonThe Wooing of Jane SeymourCatherine HowardThe Culpeper AffairKatherine ParrMore Theories on Henry Tudor’s FertilityThe Illegitimate Children of Henry VIIIAnd much more!So if you want to learn more about the six wives of Henry VIII, click "buy now"!
He ruled ruthlessly, was quick to cry “treason!” and execute, and equally quick to fall in and out of love. Henry changed the religious fabric of england forever and left his mark on the wider world – but what of the six women he took as his queens? From the regal and capable Catherine of Aragon to the patient and generous Katherine Parr, beliefs, goals, Henry’s wives represented a range of personalities, and influences on the king.
The Tudors: A Captivating Guide to the History of England from Henry VII to Elizabeth I
This captivating history book covers topics such as:the tudors of walesthe wars of the rosescatherine of valois, second tudor matriarchking henry viiarthur tudorking henry viiimargaret tudor, Mother of the Tudor DynastyMargaret Beaufort, Queen of FranceThe Birth of the Church of EnglandKing Henry VIII: Wives Two and ThreeKing Henry VIII: The Last Three WivesKing Edward VIThe Nine Days’ Queen, Sister of Henry VIIIMary Tudor, Jane GreyElizabeth TudorMary Stuart, Queen of ScotsAnd much more!So if you want to learn more about the Tudors, click "buy now"! .
The tudors, one of england’s most powerful and famous royal dynasties, knitted together a fragmented and small island nation that became one of the world’s financial, colonial and technological superpowers. The family earned their royal rights through strategic planning and battlefield prowess, and kept them because of intellect, strength and sheer determination.
Explore the captivating history of the tudorsfree History BONUS Inside!Five Tudor monarchs sat on the throne of England and Ireland from 1485 to 1603. There is so much more to the story of these kings and queens than beheadings, political marriages and the reformation of the church – but those events remain some of the family’s most enthralling moments.
The French Revolution: A Captivating Guide to the Ten-Year Revolution in France and the Impact Made by Napoleon Bonaparte
A fragile government, merely a shell of its former self following the Reign of Terror under Robespierre, was no match for the military and political prowess of Napoleon I. In the french revolution: a captivating guide to the ten-year revolution in france and the impact made by napoleon bonaparte, and the enlightenmentsieyes’ “what is the third estate?”the national assemblydeath of the dauphinbastille DayThe First Mayor of ParisDeclaration of the Rights of Man…and The Women’s MarchFrance at WarThe Flight to VarennesStorming the TuileriesThe Monarchy is OutlawedThe Fate of the ColoniesThe Louisiana PurchaseThe Reign of TerrorThe New French CalendarEmperor Napoleon BonaparteIn the Days and Years AfterwardAnd much, you will discover topics such asA Brief History of the French MonarchyPhilosophies of the TimesFrance in the 18th CenturyMarie Antoinette, much more!So if you want to learn more about the French Revolution, Madame DeficitTaxes, Famine, click "buy now"! .
While the french revolution was certainly centered around two lavish monarchs and an enlightened common class, there was so much more going on behind the scenes. Explore the captivating history of the french revolutionFree History BONUS Inside!Few historical events are as greatly revered and entirely misunderstood as the French Revolution that began in 1789.
Even after the abolition of the French monarchy, France struggled to find a balance between public self-governance and European stability. The memory of this complicated and lengthy political, violent uprising has been generally painted in broad—and oversimplified—strokes.
The Fall of Constantinople: A Captivating Guide to the Conquest of Constantinople by the Ottoman Turks that Marked the end of the Byzantine Empire
Why did it happen? how did it happen? and what was the aftermath?In this book, codified fratricide, and more—of the fall of Constantinople, you'll discover the most scintillating and relevant details—forlorn love, the capital city of the Byzantine Empire. The fall of constantinople: a captivating guide to the conquest of constantinople by the ottoman turks that marked the end of the Byzantine Empire includes topics such as:The Gateway to the WestGod Wills It: Knights of the First CrusadeBroken Promises: The Fourth CrusadeSchisms in the ChurchPreparation: The Big GunsConstantinople: The Final StandThe aftermathAnd much, much more!Scroll to the top and download the book now for instant access!
Explore a major turning point in the history of Europe and the Middle EastFree History BONUS Inside!The fall of Constantinople was an event which had great repercussions across both East and West.
Elizabeth I: A Captivating Guide to the Queen of England Who Was the Last of the Five Monarchs of the House of Tudor
Yet, when her time came, she didn’t stumble under the weight of the English crown. Elizabeth was perhaps the most intelligent, forward-thinking monarch who ever sat on the throne before or since. Her reign is responsible for the strength of the Royal Navy, the long-term stability and safety of her nation from foreign attacks, the cultivation of fine arts, and the first steps toward international colonization.
In elizabeth i: a captivating guide to the queen of england who was the last of the five monarchs of the house of tudor, queen of scots and war with spainarts and Culture in Elizabethan EnglandThe End of the Tudor DynastyAnd much, you will discover topics such asThe Birth of a Future QueenFrom Princess to LadyElizabeth and the Royal StepmothersThe Teenaged PrincessA Flurry of SuccessionsQueen Elizabeth ISir Francis Drake and the Elizabethan SettlementsMary, much more!So if you want to learn more about Elizabeth I, scroll up and click the "add to cart" button! .
Explore the captivating history of elizabeth ifree history BONUS Inside!Elizabeth Tudor, daughter of the ill-fated Queen Anne Boleyn and temperamental King Henry VIII, was never meant to rule the country.
Celts: A Captivating Guide to Ancient Celtic History and Mythology, Including Their Battles Against the Roman Republic in the Gallic Wars
But even so, celtic culture has remained strong in Europe and has been able to persist to this day. We think of intricately designed Irish crosses, four-leaf clovers, and some of the more well-known stories of Celtic mythology. If you want to discover the captivating history of the Celts, then keep reading.
. Free history bonus inside!Today, the word Celtic means so many things. The story of the celts is one of a rapid rise to prominence followed by a slow decline due to the influence of the Romans. However, while celtic culture has stayed alive in Ireland, its roots run much deeper, and they extend much farther than the small island nation off the coast of modern-day Great Britain.
To most of us, it means something related to Ireland. So, they are a massive part of its history, even though the Celts represent just a small part of today’s modern world, which means that studying the ancient Celts today is a great way to unlock some of the secrets buried in the depths of ancient history.
In celts: a captivating guide to ancient celtic history and mythology, you will discover topics such aswho were the celts?the celtic MigrationsThe Many Celtic Tribes of EuropeThe CeltiberiansThe Gallic WarsThe Insular CeltsCeltic WarriorsCeltic Way of LifeCeltic ReligionCeltic ArtAnd much, Including Their Battles Against the Roman Republic in the Gallic Wars, much more!So if you want to learn more about the Celts, scroll up and click the "add to cart" button!.
The Roaring Twenties: A Captivating Guide to a Period of Dramatic Social and Political Change, a False Sense of Prosperity, and Its Impact on the Great Depression
By understanding the past, we can better prepare for the future and this new captivating history book is all about giving you that knowledge. This book includes topics such as:world war one and the 1920sfear of the otherold Causes Finishing BusinessThe Cost of ProhibitionA New WorldAfrican-AmericansPolitics and PoliciesHow Did It All End?And much, much more!Scroll to the top and download the book now for instant access!
What happened between 1920 and 1929 has passed beyond history and has become legend. The lessons of the 1920s are still relevant today. Economic policies, consumer behaviors and mass culture of the 1920s are reflected in our culture almost 100 years later. Explore the captivating history of the Roaring TwentiesFree History BONUS Inside!Few decades capture the imagination like the 1920s.
Many of the debates and issues of the era are still part of the national conversation. Like so many good stories, it got its start from a time of great turmoil and ended in a dramatic fashion.