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Author Meachen Rau, Dana.

Title Who was marie antoinette? [Overdrive electronic resource]. Dana Meachen Rau.

Imprint 2015.
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Description 1 online resource
Series Who Was?.
Summary From the palaces of Austria to the mirrored halls of Versailles, Marie Antoinette led a charmed life. She was born into royalty in 1755 and married the future king of France at age 15. By 21 she ascended to the throne and enjoyed a lavish lifestyle of masquerade balls, sky-high wigs, and extravagant food. But her taste for excess ruffled many feathers. The poor people of France blamed Marie Antoinette for their poverty. Her spending helped incite the French Revolution. And after much public outcry, in 1793 she quite literally lost her head because of it. Whether she was blameless or guilty is debatable, but Marie Antoinette remains woven into the fabric of history and popular culture.
Audience Text Difficulty 4 - Text Difficulty 5
Note Text Difficulty 4 - Text Difficulty 5
Audience 850 Lexile.
Note 850 Lexile.
Audience 850L Lexile
Note 850L Lexile
Study Program Accelerated Reader MG 5.9 1 177166
Note Accelerated Reader MG 5.9 1 177166
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. New York : Penguin Workshop, 2015. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 61930 KB) or Kobo app or compatible Kobo device (file size: N/A KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject Queens -- France -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
France -- History -- Louis XVI, 1774-1793 -- Juvenile literature.
Genre Electronic books.
Other Form: Original 9780448483108
ISBN 9780399539756 (electronic bk)
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