The Borgias

The Borgias

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by Alexandre Dumas
     
 

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His father's aristocratic rank helped young Alexandre acquire work with Louis-Philippe, Duke of Orléans. He later began working as a writer, finding early success. Decades later, in the election of Louis-Napoléon Bonaparte in 1851, Dumas fell from favor and left France for Belgium, where he stayed for several years. Upon leaving Belgium Dumas moved to

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His father's aristocratic rank helped young Alexandre acquire work with Louis-Philippe, Duke of Orléans. He later began working as a writer, finding early success. Decades later, in the election of Louis-Napoléon Bonaparte in 1851, Dumas fell from favor and left France for Belgium, where he stayed for several years. Upon leaving Belgium Dumas moved to Russia for a few years before going to Italy. In 1861 he founded and published the newspaper L' Indipendente, which supported the Italian unification effort. In 1864 he returned to Paris.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781479260843
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
09/06/2012
Pages:
294
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.62(d)

Meet the Author

One of the most widely read French authors famed for his historical fiction of high adventure, Alexandre Dumas (1802-1870) wrote more than a hundred plays and novels, including the famous Three Musketeers trilogy, The Count of Monte Cristo, and The Man in the Iron Mask. His books have been translated into more than 100 languages.

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The Borgias (Fom Celebrated Crime) 4.1 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 144 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I liked the book, my only issue is either the translation or ebook version needed some heavy editing. The same word, used in various places in the book was spelled two different ways, God and Gad both appear in the text.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Disgustingly full of typos. Overly descriptive. Not a very enjoyable reading experience.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Very good, well written and a worthwhile, educating read.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
So... we will have an alliance with this camp, like Thalia Grace did with camp half blood?
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
A small teen girl with brown curly hair walks in
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
So did i
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I have decided that this will be my hunters' camp half blood. In other words, we'll belong to this camp. Any girls that wan to join the Hunt. Go to moon camp res.2! Please tell if you're active.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Leaves
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
And jason is a godmod. Nice. *he yawns*
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
He uses the winds to slow his fall he sends a sheet of ice at damin freezing him in place
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
"Hmpf." He sits on a cabin, watching everything.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Oh man. When you said this place was filed with godmodders, you were'nt kidding. Well, i can help you.- Devon
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Hums
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
He nodded
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Walks away happily
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Walks in exploring the place i am from ethics
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I accepted you there you go to podlc.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I smile at willow "hey cutie"
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Tries to see why this camp is supposedly cool.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Look, guys. There are some people who are ten that roleplay here. Don't use those words. Second, get your c<_>rappy stupid ads out of here. This is a roleplay. It's not the Erin Hunter books. Goodbye! Scram! Leave before I throw my strikers at your head (and hit them bulls eye!)
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Is the GP the only thing I need to change?
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
<p>
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Ohh...
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
<_>