Abundance: A Novel of Marie Antoinette

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HarperCollins Publishers, 2006 - 545 pages
Fourteen-year-old Marie Antoinette of Austria was sent to France to marry the fifteen-year-old Dauphin, the future King of France. She rejected the formality and rigid protocol of the court. She was an enchanting and tenderhearted outsider who was loved by her adopted homeland and people until she became the target of revolutionary cruelty and violence. She was a dethroned queen whose depth of character sustained her in even the worst of times.

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User Review  - MaureenCean - LibraryThing

This was truly enjoyable book. The edition I read contained information about the author's research sources and an interview with her as well. The first person perpective from the experience of Marie ... Read full review

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I did not like this book when I read it, but came to truly appreciate it after book club discussion!!!! Written in the first-person and such that the reader (namely ME) becomes frustrated with Marie's ... Read full review

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