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The Cactus Throne: the tragedy of Maximillian and Carlotta by Richard O'Connor

Hardcover - Secondhand Books - Very Good Condition

9780049720053

The Cactus Throne: the tragedy of Maximillian and Carlotta, O'Connor, Richard, Used, 9780049720053 A definitive account of the amazing and tragic story of the Mexican Empire of Maximillian and Carlotta, who were placed on the ancient throne of Montezuma by French financiers, and the rulers of France, Austria and Belgium so as to facilitate the looting of the Mexican treasury; the cast of characters, set against the backdrop of luxury, revolution and political intrigue, includes Napoleon III (and Eugenie), the Hapsburgs, the clerics and aristocrats of Mexico, Benito Juarez and his partisans, and the royal couple themselves. dustwrapper. 375pp. 8vo. Very Good bright clean copy in VG wraps (eps lightly foxed) Very Good bright clean copy in VG wraps (eps lightly foxed)


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