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Maximilian and Carlota: Europe's Last Empire in Mexico

Maximilian and Carlota: Europe's Last Empire in Mexico

by M. M. McAllen

Publisher: Trinity University Press
ISBN: 9781595341839
Pages: 480
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 12 Mb
Date posting: 2020-05-20
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In this new telling of Mexico’s Second Empire and Louis Napoléon’s installation of Maximilian von Habsburg and his wife, Carlota of Belgium, as the emperor and empress of Mexico, Maximilian and Carlota brings the dramatic, interesting, and tragic time of this six-year-siege to life. From 1861 to 1866, the French incorporated the armies of Austria, Belgium—including forces from Crimea to Egypt—to fight and subdue the regime of Mexico’s Benito Juárez during the time of the U.S. ...