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By Elena Maria Vidal

Marie-Antoinette, Daughter of the Caesars is ready the existence, loss of life and legacy of Louis XVI's tragic Queen, established upon the author's thirty years of study. at any time when attainable the ancient people communicate for themselves out of memoirs and letters. Marie-Antoinette is visible in mild of her Imperial background as a baby of the Habsburg dynasty. Having assumed the crown of the Holy Roman Empire within the 1400’s, the crown which had originated with Charlemagne within the 12 months 800, they have been obvious because the continuation of the Roman Empire of the West. The Habsburgs and their allies saved the Muslims from overrunning Europe at either the conflict of Lepanto in 1571 and on the conflict of Vienna in 1683. the autumn of Marie-Antoinette, as either Queen of France and the youngest daughter of the Imperial kin, is indicative of the tip of Christian civilization and the beginning of the secular country, which used to be the thing of the French Revolution. via her dying, Marie-Antoinette has been dubbed “Martyred Queen of Christian Europe” for in killing her the revolutionaries additionally symbolically killed all that she represented, the traditional historical past of Christendom.

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