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This is one of the best scholarly books I've read! As a senior in the history department at my university, I've read numerous scholarly monographs on topics ranging from the first... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Hayden Herfurth
Extremely interesting way of describing this critical event in the revolution. Begins with the details of the French royal family's attempted flight to safety and then describes in... Read morePublished 9 months ago by coffee cat
Timothy Tackett has produced a very readable and lucid description of events surrounding the attempt of King Louis XVI & Queen Marie Antoinette to flee Paris in an attempt to... Read morePublished on August 22, 2013 by Thomas A. Fenton
Fascinating account of this dramatic point in history. Dr Tackett's writing makes for an easy, enjoyable and exciting read.
Will be looking for more of his works.
This review is about the book itself. there was a mistake in printing and about 30 pages were excluded from the book. This is completely unacceptable. Read morePublished on May 28, 2013 by Steven Bart
I was very disappointed that the Kindle version did not include images. What possible excuse is there for this? Read morePublished on May 3, 2013 by John Van Roekel
Is this a publisher problem or an Amazon problem? There are no illustrations in the Kindle version. Where each illustration is supposed to be is an infuriating sign: [To view this... Read morePublished on February 27, 2013 by Phebe