Versailles: A History

Versailles: A History

by Robert B. Abrams

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Product Details

BN ID: 2940157368890
Publisher: New Word City, Inc.
Publication date: 05/11/2017
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 386,556
File size: 7 MB

About the Author

Robert B. Abrams is the author of The Colosseum: A History and Versailles: A History.

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Versailles: A History 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Liked the book but I am not sure how accurate it was
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Well documented! Abrams does a fabulous job recounting the history of a splendid palace and era in French history.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Excellent Book Historian Robert B. Abrams’s well-written book provides an informative and entertaining tour of the great Palace of Versailles. I rate it highly for the author’s story-telling ability and also its focus on the people who called Versailles home. His portrait of Louis XIV - and the many women who came in and out of his life - is especially revealing. Ditto the chapter on Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette and their tragic end. This book will appeal to history and royalty buffs as well as anyone who has visited the palace or would like to in the future.