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The Perilous Crown

By: Price, Munro

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Pan Macmillan: 2008

Seller ID: 10070115

ISBN: 0330426389

Condition: As New


416 pages. Multiple copies of this title available. This book is an unread copy. Covers have no creasing or wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. Was it inevitable that France should become a republic? In this fascinating account of the period 1814-48, Munro Price attempts to answer this most difficult of questions. Using substantial unpublished research as he did in his celebrated The Fall of the French Monarchy, Price focuses on the amazing political machinations of Madame Adelaide, sister of King Louis Philippe. Though only mentioned rarely in ot... View more info