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Zweig is upfront in his opinions and self-assured in his psychological dissection of Marie Antoinette and her contemporaries. At the first mention of Marie Antoinette’s letters to Count von Fersen, Zweig concludes with this extraordinary for him in relation to his subject, that is sentence: View all 4 comments. But the tableau darkens. Jan 17, Ciruela rated it it was amazing Shelves: But what Marie-Antoinette gives us, those who ponder her fate centuries later, is the possibility to remember her, marvel over her, and adopt some of the fortitude and wisdom with which she faced biogrqfia final days.

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Unlike with his memoir, in which there is an unusual distance between the writer and the reader — again contradicting expectation — there is no distance here. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. May 20, Language: View all 31 stefsn.


Zweig brings three arguments including antobieta of his own finding in the originals claiming it is an affair. These letters modify our whole outlook upon the character of a woman hitherto regarded as light-minded.

He writes of regrets in the secret hearts of most of the deputies who had voted to execute the king.

I’ve now read three different types of books by Zweig: Zweig does provide an endnote as to how he made the decision as to which letters to consider valid and which to consider fraudulent. M Eden Paul Translator. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer – no Kindle device required. He does build on sources that cannot be checked but he also provides an extremely readable history of the French Revolution from the royals’ point of view, culminating with the death of Marie Antoinette.

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An impassioned narrative, Stefann biography focuses on the human emotions of the participants and victims of the French Revolution, making it both an engrossingly compelling read and a sweeping and informative history.

His storytelling skills shine, so much so that certain passages, such as the thoughts he puts in Marie Antoinette’s head, especially near the end of her life, read as historical fiction. Such a magnificent story?

The Portrait of an Average Woman is a dramatic account of the guillotine’s most famous victim, from the time when as a fourteen-year-old she took Versailles by storm Life at the court of Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette has long captivated readers, drawn by accounts of the intrigues and pageantry that came to such a sudden and unexpected end.


A ilha de Sacalina Portuguese Edition. A historical mystery book. The rules have changed, however. Ludmilamirono This answer contains spoilers… view spoiler [ He discusses this in detail claiming it is necessary for character development. Open Preview See a Problem? Write a customer review.

La storia inizia poco prima del matrimonio della giovane Maria Antonietta, avvenuto a 14 anni, e termina con la ghigliottina. The manner in which an individual toiled away the majority of her living hours, the way anronieta chooses to remember her, or how she approaches her final days, trying to live while knowing all that awaits her is death? No trivia or quizzes yet.

Una vita involontariamente eroica”, ed. He was heavy, she was light; he was inert, she was mobile; he was dull, she was sparkling; his nerves were obtuse, hers were sensitive Zweig also spends considerable time and effort on analyzing the psychology of the times and persons involved.

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